Chili pepper 'Salad Festival Mix'

Capsicum annuum longum group

How to grow Chili pepper 'Salad Festival Mix'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Salad Festival Mix is thought of as half hardy, so it will need cloching or fleece protection when the temperature dips. Salad Festival Mix needs a loamy and sandy soil with a ph of 7.0 to 8.5 (neutral soil to weakly alkaline soil).

Growing Salad Festival Mix from seed

Look to ensure a distance 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - bury at a depth of at least 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) deep. Soil temperature should be kept higher than 18°C / 64°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Salad Festival Mix about 38 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Salad Festival Mix

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

Harvesting Salad Festival Mix