Chili pepper 'Naga Morrich'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Naga Morrich'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

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

Enjoys a full sun position in your garden and remember to water moderately. Naga Morrich is generally regarded as a tender plant, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors. Naga Morrich needs a loamy and sandy soil with a ph of 7.0 to 8.5 (neutral soil to weakly alkaline soil).

Growing Naga Morrich from seed

Aim to sow 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 18°C / 64°F.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Naga Morrich about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Naga Morrich

Transplant out when all danger of frost has passed.

Naga Morrich is tender, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Naga Morrich

This variety tends to mature and be ready for harvest in late summer.