Chili pepper 'Hungarian Yellow Wax'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Hungarian Yellow Wax'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Some varieties may need to be supported with a cane as the fruit develops.

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Hungarian Yellow Wax 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 Hungarian Yellow Wax 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 Hungarian Yellow Wax 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 Hungarian Yellow Wax about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Hungarian Yellow Wax

As Hungarian Yellow Wax is tender, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Hungarian Yellow Wax

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by late summer.

Other Names for Chili pepper 'Hungarian Yellow Wax'

Hungarian Hot Yellow Wax