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Sweet Pepper Marconi Red


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10 seeds.

A fantastic, Italian Variety, in its wonderful red colour.

Prized Italian heirloom that produces 3-lobed tapered blunt-tipped extremely sweet deep purple fruits.  

The fruits are long and slender (6cm x 17cm long).

They mature to a warm, lovely, rich red.  

Maybe the best pepper,  fresh in salad, also good for frying, roasting and stuffing. 

Regular harvesting will ensure a productive continuous harvest until late autumn.

A must have!

  1. Sow seeds 1/4" deep in 3in pots with quality seed compost. Keep moist.

  2.  Seedlings emerge in 12-28 days at 20/21 C F. Transplant to individual containers when seedlings have at least two pairs of leaves.

  3. When 4-5 inches plant  in greenhouse / conservatory, 18 in apart,  with root ball 1/2" below the soil surface.

  4.   Keep moist and feed when flowering with tomato type fertiliser

  5. Harvest when fruits have reached full-size and full colour.

This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 18 May, 2014.