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Chilli Pepper Seeds - Fish
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Chilli Pepper Seeds - Fish

Capsicum

 “One of only a couple of chillies in the world that has variegated leaves and fruit. This pre 1870 variety will grow to around 60cm (2’), so is perfectly suited to grow on the kitchen windowsill. It has enchanting cream and emerald striped foliage, with 5-8cm (2-3”) fruits the same colour. The fruit will then begin to ripen to orange and brown striped, finally turning a deep ruby red. Listed as a food of significant history in the ‘Ark of Taste’, ‘Fish’ is the perfect chilli to use for any dish. Historically, this variety was used for shellfish dishes, with the white flesh being used, so as not to discolour the creamy white sauces. Moderately hot, local folklore states the angrier you are when you sow the seeds, the hotter the peppers will be!”
 

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 “One of only a couple of chillies in the world that has variegated leaves and fruit. This pre 1870 variety will grow to around 60cm (2’), so is perfectly suited to grow on the kitchen windowsill. It has enchanting cream and emerald striped foliage, with 5-8cm (2-3”) fruits the same colour. The fruit will then begin to ripen to orange and brown striped, finally turning a deep ruby red. Listed as a food of significant history in the ‘Ark of Taste’, ‘Fish’ is the perfect chilli to use for any dish. Historically, this variety was used for shellfish dishes, with the white flesh being used, so as not to discolour the creamy white sauces. Moderately hot, local folklore states the angrier you are when you sow the seeds, the hotter the peppers will be!”
 

Colour:Multi

Resistance to Disease:False

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Scented:False

Height:51-60cm

Cut Flower:False

Edible Flower:False

Organic:False

Good For Dried Flowers:False

Drought Resistant:False

RHS Award of Garden Merit:False

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Hanging Baskets:False

Beds & Borders:True

Rockeries:False

Climbers:False

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:False

Prefers Full Sun:False

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

Grows in Sun or Shade:False

Partial or Full Shade:False

Shade:False

F1 Variety:False

Hardy Annual:False

Half Hardy Annual:False

Greenhouse Annual:False

Hardy Biennial:False

Greenhouse Biennial:False

Hardy Perennial:False

Tender Perennial:False

Half Hardy Perennial:False

Greenhouse Perennial:False

Shrub:False

Butterflies:False

Birds:False

Bees:False

Using a good quality, moist seed compost, sow your seeds in a propagator and cover with 6mm (¼") compost. Place on a windowsill or in a greenhouse at approximately 21-24°C (70-75°F) to germinate, usually 7-14 days. Transfer seedlings into 7.5cm (3") pots and grow on. Once they are 15cm (6") tall, transfer to 25cm (10") pots of John Innes No.3 and keep on a warm, sunny windowsill or greenhouse (once warm enough). Pollinate with a small paintbrush by stroking all the flowers, if no insects present. This will ensure fruit.

Ideal for beds and borders, patio pots and containers.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

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