Chili pepper 'Dolga Blaga'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Dolga Blaga'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Dolga Blaga is thought of as tender, so it is really important to ensure that the outside temperature is well above freezing before planting or moving outdoors. Dolga Blaga requires a loamy and sandy soil with a ph of 7.0 - 8.5 - it grows best in neutral soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Dolga Blaga from seed

Look to ensure a distance 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - bury at a depth of at least 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) deep. Soil temperature should be kept higher than 18°C / 64°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Dolga Blaga about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Dolga Blaga

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Dolga Blaga is a tender plant.

Harvesting Dolga Blaga

Other Names for Chili pepper 'Dolga Blaga'

Blaga Dolga, Black Dolga