Long Red Sweet Pepper x 2 (9cm)
Beautifully long, shiny red and yellow pointed fruits which average 25cm/10 inches in length.
Peppers are rich in many vitamins and antioxidants, especially vitamin C and various carotenoids. For this reason, they may have several health benefits, such as improved eye health and reduced risk of several chronic diseases. All in all, peppers are an excellent addition to a healthy diet.
We love ours just roasted whole in the oven, then you can just pull out the crown with all the seeds on and you are left with juicy, fragrant tasty soft flesh.
Sow indoors Feb-April, 1.5cm deep, cover and keep at 15-18 centigrade. Remove cover once germinated.
Transplant on at 2-4 leaf stage, harden off for a few days after the frosts, plant in a sunny sheltered position.