Apache

£2.50

A good choice for beginners, Apache is a no-nonsense chilli that is dependable and easy-to-grow.

Heat level: very hot
(approx. 65,000 SHU)

Description

Capsicum annuum

Hybrid. A good choice for beginners, Apache is a no nonsense chilli that is dependable and easy-to-grow. It is a good yielder of very hot, thin-fleshed, and cone-shaped fruit that are 4 to 5cm long.  They turn from green to red as they ripen and can be used in either stage of maturity.

Grow the short, bushy plants unsupported in pots 2 to 5 litres in volume.  One-litre pots will also work, though plant size and yields will be reduced.

Heat level: very hot (65,000 SHU; not tested by Sea Spring Seeds)
For information on Scoville Heat Units (SHU) click here.

Approx. number of seeds per pack: 10

RHS Award of Garden Merit

 

Additional information

variety details

Plant shape: compact, bushy
Pot size: 1 to 5 litres
Fruit: Hang downwards, measuring about 4-5cm long and 1cm wide.
Fruit colour: Green, ripening to a red.
Heat level: Very hot (65,000 SHU; not measured by Sea Spring Seeds)