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  • sweet pepper / Capsicum annuum var. annuum (Grossum Group) 'Redskin' F1
  • Eventual height: 0.7m
  • Eventual spread: 0.3m

sweet pepper 'Redskin' F1

sweet pepper / Capsicum annuum var. annuum (Grossum Group) 'Redskin' F1

RHS award of garden merit
approx 10 seeds £3.05
approx 10 seeds £3.05
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  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: humus-rich, moisture retentive soil

    A naturally dwarf and compact variety which is ideal for growing in patio pots or even hanging baskets. Produces high yields of sweet tasting blocky fruits.
    Winner of an Royal Horticultural Society, Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
    Part of the seed range produced by Mr Fothergill’s Seeds in partnership with the RHS.

  • Growing Instructions:Sow in early spring in pots in a heated propagator or on a sunny windowsill and pot on individually, finally planting out into containers or in the greenhouse borders once plants are about 15cm tall. Support with canes as they mature and feed fortnightly with liquid tomato feed once flowers appear. When the weather starts cooling in autumn, cut plants off at the stem and hang them upside down somewhere warm like a conservatory, so fruit can continue to ripen.

  • Sow: February-April

  • Harvest: July-October

  • Approximate quantity: 10 seeds.
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