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Chilli Jalapeno Plant

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There is not a more famous plant than the Jalapeno, and with very good reason. This very reliable variety is often pick before it is truly ripe where it is a deep grass green. They can be left to ripen to a dark red at which point it has a deeper flavour.

Fruit Size:
Medium length with thick flesh
A fantastic all round variety that can be cooked with, added to salads and stuffed.
Ideal for container or pot?
Not the smallest of varieties but could be grown on a patio. Not ideal if your space is limited.

Is this plant "garden ready"?
As with all Chilli plants they love the heat. This is especially true when they are young. All Chilli starter plants should be grown on the windowsill or a greenhouse until they are established and the weather is warm.
What compost should I use?
A good quality multipurpose compost is ideal for this. You can use your own compost but make sure you know that it is not too high (or low) in nutrients.
What is a plug plant/starter plant?
A plug plant is a small starter plant that is perfect to pot up into a larger plant. We grow and sell so many of these because they allow us to do it for such a good price.
Will I get the plants in the picture?
Yes, In the main picture. As this plant is a starter plant it will not be fruiting but will grow to be the same as the picture. The plug (starter) plant picture is used to give you an idea of the size and may not be exactly the same plant.