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Capsicum annuum Birds Eye

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Capsicum annuum Birds Eye

CapannBE
Chilli, Hot Pepper,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
C1, C7
Size: 10cm
Available: 8
$/Unit (EX GST): $3.99 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $4.39 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Capsicum annuum Birds Eye Chilli, Hot Pepper,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Citrus & Fruit Shrub Like, Upright

Description:
Small perennial producing masses of small, edible, hot flavoured fruit that turn brilliant red at maturity. May even be displayed indoors for short periods. Flowers are white in colour. Suitable for containers.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Edible Garden, Feature, Indoor Plant, Mass Planting, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: 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. For continual good health and growth, use a controlled slow release fertiliser. For best results provide full-sun conditions. Will tolerate light frosts.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Solanceae Asia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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