Chili pepper 'Aji Pinguita de Mono'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Aji Pinguita de Mono'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Aji Pinguita de Mono is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. Planting Aji Pinguita de Mono in loamy and sandy soil with a ph of between 7.0 and 8.5 is ideal for as it does best in neutral soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Aji Pinguita de Mono from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.2 inches (0.5 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 18°C / 64°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Aji Pinguita de Mono about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Aji Pinguita de Mono

As Aji Pinguita de Mono is tender, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Aji Pinguita de Mono