Fruits- VFR117 Hot Pepper Habanero Yellow (10 Seeds)
VFR117 Hot Pepper Habanero Yellow
Highly productive, bright yellow color super hot habanero variety perfect for container growth. Scoville index is 200,000-300,000. Easy growing, beautiful compact bush reaches 3ft (0.9m) tall looking stunning loaded with bright yellow color fruits. This variety is great for fresh eating, roasting, salsa, pickling, or drying. Be careful of burning heat! Harvest in 90 days. Warm climate annual.
HOW TO GROW
Growing: Planting season: year-round in warm/tropical climates; in temperate climates - early spring for transplant starting 8-12 weeks prior to the last frost date, or direct seeding 2-4 weeks after the expected frost date.
Soil temp: 68F (+20C) and above;
Soil: well-drained, fertile soil rich in organic matter. Peppers are heavy feeders, consider adding additional compost to the soil before planting.
Sowing depth: 1/4-1/2in (0.6-1.2cm) deep inside soil trays or pots. Transfer to 3-4in (7-10cm) pots when true leaves appear. When transplanting, bury seedlings up the stems up to their leaves.
Germination period: 14-20 days.
Plant space: 12-24in (30-60cm) apart.
Light: full sun;
Moisture: regular watering to keep the soil moist (not wet).
Fertilizing: Needed, as peppers are heavy feeders.