Chili pepper 'Yellow Chickenheart'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Yellow Chickenheart'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Yellow Chickenheart likes a position of full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Yellow Chickenheart 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. Yellow Chickenheart 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 Yellow Chickenheart 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 Yellow Chickenheart about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Yellow Chickenheart

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

Harvesting Yellow Chickenheart