Chili pepper 'Summer sun hybrid'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Summer sun 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 Summer sun 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 Summer sun hybrid likes to be in neutral soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Summer sun 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.

Transplanting Summer sun hybrid

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

Harvesting Summer sun hybrid