Chili
Capsicum annuum 'Chili'
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Universal fertilizer (e.g. N12-P6-K9).
Mist requirements
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 5.6 - 6.5
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate humid subtropical

Photo

Names

Other common names Chile pepper
Family Solanaceae

Characteristics

Growth form shrub
Hardiness USDA 9 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -7°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • white
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    7
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    8
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    9
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Leaf color
  • green
Fruit color
  • green
  • orange
  • red
  • yellow