14/08/09 Frost: Location: Elrington
Only planted this year. So far 3 chillies still green.
Fruiting Months April, May, June
Height 1 metres
Growing: In the Ground
First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Water Given in: Spring
Fertiliser or Organics Used: Cow
When I Fertilise: Yearly
Organic Status:Partially Organic
Planted out on 2 mtr posts with crossbars.
Height 0.75 metres
Water Given in: Winter
Fertiliser or Organics Used: Slow release pellets
When I Fertilise: Winter
Netting for cockatoos & galahs.
Put out in at end of winter last year & was shocked with the number of fruit fly in the trap before spring started.
Planted out on 2mtr posts with crossbars.
Height 0.5 metres
Cockatoos & galahs eating the stems are the only problem so far. Have had to net the entire bed of 3.
Just starting to flower now for this years crop. Only 4 berries last year.
Fruiting Months September, October, November
Fertiliser or Organics Used: Poultry manure
Planted in vege garden among tomatoes.
Fruiting Months April
Height 2 metres
Fruit Harvest: 2.5 kilograms per Year
In pot. Has died back for winter. As soon as new shoots appear will be planted out into permanent position
Fruiting Months January, February, March, April, November, December
Growing: In a Pot
Sun/Shade: Medium Sun
Pruned By: 90% in Spring
When I Fertilise: When Fruiting
None used. Leaves had small holes possibly from baby snails but none seen on bush.