The Little Veggie Patch Co. Capsicum
The perfect bell capsicum, this is also the perfect stuffing capsicum because it is thick-walled, tender and flavourful. Resilient to disease and producing well into autumn, it’s a staple in our warm season veggie patch.
When to Plant
Zone 1: October - December
Zone 2: August - November
Zone 3: August - March
Zone 4: Any
Soil Prepare a rich soil with manure a fortnight prior to planting. Ensure that the position drains well as capsicum are susceptible to blossom end rot from overwatering.
Soil pH Level 5.5-6.5
Position Capsicum love absolute full sun and heat. Position them in hottest part of your veggie patch but shelter them from winds.
How to Plant Propagate seeds in individual cells, leaving them outdoors during warm daytime conditions and then indoors at night. Transplant once the daytime temperatures are regularly surpassing 20 degrees as the plant is intolerant of frost.
Companion Plants Parsley, Basil
Approximate no of seeds 25
Note: The Little Veggie Patch Co source all seeds locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination
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