Chili pepper 'Cayenne Long Slim Red'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Cayenne Long Slim Red'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Cayenne Long Slim Red is thought of as half hardy, so protect with a row cover whenever the temperatures drop. Cayenne Long Slim Red 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 Cayenne Long Slim Red from seed

Sow in spring and summer.

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 Cayenne Long Slim Red about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Cayenne Long Slim Red

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Cayenne Long Slim Red is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting Cayenne Long Slim Red

75-80 days to harvest

Misspellings of Chili pepper 'Cayenne Long Slim Red'

cayene, cayyene

Other Names for Chili pepper 'Cayenne Long Slim Red'

Long slim cayenne