Chili Jalapeno Gran Chile is a popular heavy yielding variety of hot chilli pepper. This popular variety produces hot, thick, flat-ended green and red chilli peppers, which are perfect for use in cooking, salsa and pickles. The plants crops within 6 - 8 weeks, and for several months will produce an abundance of green peppers, which if left unpicked, in a few weeks time turn the stunning and hot red colour. The plants are relatively tall growing for a chili plant, with typical height reaching 70cm, but 80cm+ not uncommon. On a scale of 1 to 10 the heat from this chili is around a 5, so a medium hotness chili, or in more technical terms around 5,000 - 10,000 Scoville units. These chilies are very vigorous and heavy bearing, so are sure to provide an extremely rewarding experience for any gardener. Marigolds can be inter-planted with this chilli variety, as they act as a natural insect pest repellent, please visit our store for more details.
Advantages of Chili Jalapeno Gran Chile
Heavy fruiting variety, medium hot
Excellent for home-gardeners
Thick green and eventually bright red smooth flesh
Suited for range of cooking and pickling
Extremely heavy yielding variety, with months of continual harvesting
Generally vigorous plant, provided it has sufficient nutrition.