Category: growing

Cultivation and Uses of Peppers

Cultivation of Peppers Growing peppers is not difficult but it takes some time. You must sow the seed as early as possible. As we previously have written you should start as early as in January/February, but at the very latest at the end of March. This is because the pepper plants take time to develop. Chili is

Time to Start Your Chili Seeds is NOW!

If you are living in a country where it’s winter right now: it’s time to start to germinate your chili seeds! In fact, you could have started your chili plants a couple of weeks ago. If you preplant your pepper plants in December it will give the plants a lot of time to develop fruit

How to Grow Chili From Seed

In this post, you will find information on how to grow chili from seed. Although the focus will be on how to grow indoors much of the guides information also apply for growing outdoors (e.g., in your garden and/or green house). If you stumbled upon this site you may be thinking “why the hell should

A Short Guide to Cultivating Your Own Chili Peppers

We really love chili peppers and the peppers are great to use in cooking. Who doesn’t like a hot chili stew?! Eating peppers also have a lot of nice health benefits (e.g., burning calories, protecting against cancer). Many people may think it is hard to grow your own peppers. It is not. They can be grown

End of Season: A Guide To Harvesting and Over Wintering Your Pepper Plants

When the autumn is approaching, it is time to bring in chili plants indoors and let the last chili peppers ripen indoors. The harvest will be much larger and richer in this way as chili plants usually has the most fruit during the autumn and temperature lower than 12 degrees substantially slows down the plant’s

Tips for Growing Peppers

Every hot pepper lover dreams of growing the ultimate chili fruit. Nothing compares to the nice looks of bunch of  red, ripe chili hanging on your healthy  plant. These beautiful fruits comes in different shapes, and colors,  as well as taste and hotness  but are quite easy to grow. Chili (Capsicum) can grow under conditions with