Chili pepper 'Grande Hybrid'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Grande Hybrid'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Grande Hybrid is thought of as half hardy, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures. Ideally plant in loamy and sandy soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 7.0 and 8.5 as Grande Hybrid likes to be in neutral soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Grande Hybrid 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 Grande Hybrid about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Grande Hybrid

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Grande Hybrid is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting Grande Hybrid