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Chilli seeds

October 4, 2016

Sow seeds early as some hot peppers can take 120+ days from transplanting to fruiting. Temp should be maintained at the indicated temp 25-30°C chilli seeds will germinate at 25C but will take longer 30C+ is the preferred temp for hot chillies Jolokia, Morich, Tepin and Habanero chillies they can also be slow and erratic to emerge

Chilli Trinidad Genghis Khan Brain

Capsicum chinense
Extremely hot rare chilli ripening from green to red, pimply skin, fruity tones and rivals the heat of many superhots, believed to be a Trinidad Scorpion cross.

Peppers Chilli Trinidad 7 Pot Katie 10 seeds

Chilli Trinidad 7 Pot Katie

Capsicum chinense
A Trinidad 7 pot / Naga cross, bred in the UK and coming in at over 1,500,000 SHU. Large pods ripen from green to dark red with a fruity flavour.

Peppers Chilli Trinidad Genghis Khan Brain 10 seeds

Chilli Trinidad Apocalypse Scorpion

C chinense
Fruity tones and rivals the heat of many superhots this chilli was developed by the Italian growing Organisation AIASP. Wrinkled skins and various shaped fruits ripen to bright red in colour.

Peppers Chilli Trinidad Apocalypse Scorpion 10 seeds

Chilli Trinidad Sepia Serpent

Capsicum chinense
A Butch T x Douglah, chocolate brown in colour and occasionally a little red in the brown. A sweet earthy flavour and heat level is extremely hot, very large pods with rough pimply skin, plants produce different shaped pods similar to other chocolate varieties.

Peppers Chilli Trinidad Sepia Serpent 10 seeds

Chilli Trinidad 7 Pot Chocolate Brain Strain

Capsicum chinense
Very hot Brainstrain chilli, Pods ripen from light green to Brown and have a fruity earthy flavour.

Peppers Chilli Trinidad 7 Pot Chocolate Brain Strain 10 seeds

 

Chilli seeds Special Offers on Carolina Reaper & Numex Vaquero

February 21, 2014

February special offers on Carolina Reaper and Numex Vaquero

Carolina Reaper seeds
Capsicum chinense
Special Offer 10 seeds £3.45
One of the World’s Hottest Chillies the Carolina Reaper is also known as
HP22b. The Carolina Reaper averages at over 1,500,000 shu, a new world record holder. These superhot chillies have bright red gnarled fruits with a stinger tail, and a fruity flavour.

 

NUMEX VAQUERO 10 seeds for 35p

Capsicum annuum
Open pollinated hot Jalapeno chilli pepper. Green smooth pods with no purpling and uniform heat, pods are up to 6.25cm long. Heat level 25,000 to 30,000 SHU with a good Jalapeno flavour.

Peppers Chilli Numex Vaquero

Vegetable seeds to sow February

February 18, 2014

Some of the many vegetable seeds to sow now include

View the vegetable sowing calendar

Garden News Magazine Some of the many Chilli varieties to sow now

February 18, 2014

GARDEN NEWS Magazine featured chillies:-

Peppers Chilli Carolina Reaper 10 seedsCarolina Reaper

Peppers Chilli Bhut Jolokia Ghost Chilli 10 sdsBhut Jolokia Previous world record holder for the Hottest Chilli, currently the only hottest pepper that seed is commercially available for.

Habanero

Peppers Chilli Tabasco 20 seedsTabasco

Peppers Chilli Joes Long Cayenne 15 seedsJoes Long Cayenne

Peppers Chilli Cherry Bomb 10 seedsCherry Bomb

Peppers Chilli JalapenoJalapeno

Peppers Chilli Inferno 10 seedsInferno

Peppers Chilli Ancho Poblano 20 seedsPoblano Ancho chilli seeds.

Peppers Chilli Trinidad Scorpion Red 10 seedsTrinidad Scorpion Previous world record holder for the Hottest Chilli

Seed available from Nicky’s Chilli Seeds

#chilli seeds #worlds hottest chilli

Interesting Chillies to grow from seed

March 8, 2012

Chilli pepper seeds:-

Interesting and hot chillies to grow from seeds. Some of the hottest chillies in the World are Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Trinidad Scorpion Butch T seeds, Trinidad Chocolate Scorpion, and Bhut Jolokia 

Chilli Basket of fire

Hanging Basket Chilli Basket of Fire
Fruits mature from deep purple through cream and orange and mature red, giving this plant a unique ‘Basket of Fire’ look, ideal for hanging baskets or containers.

Chocolate Bhut Jolokia
Chocolate Bhut Jolokia is believed to be a natural variant of Bhut jolokia. Selected the genuine type in successive generations. The chilli has a pungency level similar to the red/orange Bhut jolokia.

Habanero Black Stinger Chilli Seeds
Small hot habanero pods with a nutty flavour, ripen from green to dark brown. Fruits have a unique short tail or stinger similar to Trinidad Scorpions.

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion
The Worlds hottest chilli at over 2,000,000 shu, it is bred from the Trinidad Scorpion, The fruits have a nice fruit blend and due to its heat makes a nice hot fruity combination. It is advised to use this chilli with caution. The Trinidad Moruga Scorpion is easily grown from seeds but does require a long hot summer to ripen the fruits.

Trinidad Sunrise Scorpion seeds
Originating from Trinidad, the fruits grow pointing upwards, very productive plants. Fruits ripen from green through to red and are multicoloured as they ripen. As pods ripen they hang down through the weight of the fruits.

NuMex Las Cruces Cayenne seeds
A new early maturing, high heat and high yielding cayenne pepper that can be used at both green or red fruit stage.

Garden Seeds, chilli seeds and Plants whats new

October 23, 2008

Nickys Garden Seeds and Plants Gardening Blogs will show over the coming months what
is new for next season in Flower Seeds, Vegetable Seeds and
Young Plants for hanging baskets, containers and garden borders.

What Flower seeds can be sown throughout the months

Flower Seed Germination guides for borders, containers and baskets.

A month by month guide to what vegetable seeds to sow.

Seed Sowing Guide

How to sow Chilli Pepper seeds

Planting a hanging basket

Sowing Grass Seed

Gazania Orange Flame. Excellent garden performance from this new variety, flowers on short stems and compact habit with superb flower quality and multi flowering plantsGazania Seeds

Gazania Orange Flame. Excellent garden performance from this new variety, flowers on short stems and compact habit with superb flower quality and multi flowering plants that can be grown from seeds

A chocolate version of the World’s hottest chilli Capsicum chinense Jacq from seeds. Chocolate Bhut Jolokia is thought to be a natural variant of Bhut jolokia. Extremely HotChocolate Bhut Jolokia Seeds

A chocolate version of the World’s hottest chilli Capsicum chinense Jacq. Chocolate Bhut Jolokia is thought to be a natural variant of Bhut jolokia. Extremely Hot

 

  Dried Pods of Bhut Jolokia the Blistering Hot Indian Chilli Pepper grown and dried in Assam, India.Bhut Jolokia from seeds

Dried Pods of Bhut Jolokia the 'Blistering Hot' Indian Chilli Pepper grown and dried in Assam, India.

 

 

New for 2009 Cutting raised plants  

 

Impatiens Fusion

High Voltage colours that spark up shaded gardens
Exotic flower form with intriguing colours. Well branched and mounded habit ideal for hanging baskets and containers. Performa well in the shade.
 

Impatiens Fusion SunsetSeeds

Impatiens Fusion Sunset

Impatiens Fusion Infrared

Impatiens Fusion Infrared

Begonia Million Kisses

A stunning semi-trailing Begonia, free flowering from April to October. Each plant is covered with 100’s of flowers throughout the growing season. Begonia Million Kisses does not require deadheading or trimming. The Begonia Million Kisses Devotion and Elegance are new for 2009 and should be available from your local Nursery or Garden Centre. Images show Begonia Million Kisses Elegance.

Begonia Million Kisses EleganceNot available from Seeds

Begonia Million Kisses Elegance

Begonia Million Kisses EleganceNot available from seeds

Begonia Million Kisses Elegance

Ipomoea Black Tone

Wonderful trailing, spreading foliage with an attractive leaf shape and colour. Ideal for mixed containers or baskets. Grow in full sun or semi shade.

Ipomoea Black Tone

Ipomoea Black Tone

Lofos Wine Red

Lophospermum
An unusual and exotic looking trailing basket plant which really catches the eye. Ideal for late spring/summer hanging basket sales.

Green Manures

Green manure is used to improve the soil fertility, increases the humus content, help to keep down weeds, loosen the soil, a covering for ground when not in use. Ideal to use when ground is not used for a period of 6 weeks or more or used in crop rotation. Some of the common green manures seed currently available

 Green manure Winter Field Bean
Sow September to late November for turning in spring prior to flowering, deep roots that fix nitrogen, suited to most soil types especially heavy soils.

Green manure Forage Rye
Sow August to November for turning in early April to May, suited to most soil types. The strong root system is especially suitable to heavy soils

Green manure General Mix
A mix of green manure products designed to provide a short term green manure mix for use throughout the year. Mix consists of Rye, Minerva Maple Peas and English Early Common Vetch

Green manure Winter Mix
A mix of green manure products tailored for use in the winter. Mix includes Crimson Clover, Broad Leaf Red Clover and White Tilney Mustard

Green manure Phacelia
Beautiful mauve flowers, very attractive plant with fern like foliage and masses of flowers, loved by the bees. Quite dense foliage, takes approx 8 weeks to flower during growing season, Sow March to September, Broadcast sow, rate 3 grams/sq m. Turn in before flowers open.

 For a complete list of Green Manure seeds

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