Heritage Status: Overseas
Number of Seeds: 30
Description: Hot pepper. Peppers are generally
perennial in warm climates though in temperate climates we grow them as annuals this one grows to 100cm . Often the peppers are curled and twisted, growing to 12cm long and tapering to a point, changing from dark green to bright red at maturity. Cayenne is renowned for its heat.
Planting information: Plant indoors in trays in early Spring. Needs even temperature of 20 degrees C to germinate. Prick out when second leaves appear to 2.5 cm diagonal spacing. Transplant after danger of frost, under cloches if necessary at 30 cm diagonal spacing.