Fruit & Vegetable Gardening - Gardening Forums

Red Hot Peppers

Interested in growing a vegetable garden or a fruit garden? Whether you’re gardening indoors or outdoors, planting an edible garden can be easy and fun

Red Hot Peppers

Postby Durgan » Sep 18, 2008 4:35 pm

Hot Peppers
http://www.durgan.org/ShortURL/?PJCCB Red Hot Peppers.

Four plants in the garden produce about three quarts of peppers. These were planted 1 June 2008, purchased form a supplier with no cultivar name, just hot peppers. They will be dried and blended to produce a semi-powder used similarly as one would paprika.

The peppers are indeed hot, and have sufficient capsaicin for most palates. I like the larger hot peppers, since they are easy to pick and the capsaicin is more than adequate.

When growing, the plants are supplied with a cup of vinegar in about a liter of water periodically during the growing season to keep the roots in a local acid acid environment.
Zone 5 Brantford,ON
http://durgan.org/2011/
User avatar
Durgan
 
Posts: 1194
Joined: Sep 28, 2007 9:33 pm
Location: Brantford, ON Canada

Return to Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests

Follow Style At Home Online

Facebook Activity

Contests

Latest Contests

more contests