Plant: Chili pepper (Capsicum annuum longum group) |
Midtown Toronto East-Facing garden [Archived]
MattMiddleton's 'St. Lawrence Market' Chile Peppers Care Instructions
If sowing directly, aim to sow 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm).
Chili pepper normally reaches to a mature height of 1.49 feet [imperial: 45.72 cm] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has partial sun light - try to position in a full sun location instead.
Your garden has combination soil: try to position in a loam soil for the best result.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6) is within the ideal range for Chili pepper. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 12.
A soil ph of between 7.0 and 8.5 is ideal for Chili pepper as it does best in neutral to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.
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