Thai Chilli

  • Easy care
  • Eye catching fruit
  • Great for borders

Botanical name

Capsicum annuum var. fasciculatum

Flowering

Flowers are white in colour. Fruit colour before maturity is yellow green and brown. Fruit colour at maturity is glossy red. Capsaicin content is 30,000 Shoville heat units.

Habit

Will grow quickly to 20cm high x 20cm wide.

Use

Suitable for small sized pots (200mm). Best suited for garden planting.

Position

For best results provide full-sun conditions. Will tolerate light frosts.

Care

For growing in pots, use a good quality, well drained potting mix, that contains fertiliser. Do not allow plants to dry out. Prune plants when necessary to maintain shape.

Fertiliser

For continual good health and growth, use a controlled slow release fertiliser.