Pepper Habanero Red Seeds
About this item
- Number of Pepper Habanero Red Seeds: 30 Seeds
- Where to grow: Balcony or terrace garden
- Sowing season: Throughout the year (The best month is January to February)
- Mode of sowing: Sow the seeds 0.5 cm deep in a seedling tray or Container or Pots. Transplant in 25 to 30 days
- Germination Time: 7 to 21 days from sowing
- Germination temperature: 18-22°C
- Harvesting: 90 to 120 days from transplanting
- Plant vigor: Strong plant with short internodes
What Size Grow Bag is Best For Chilli Pepper?
Red Habanero Pepper Growing Season In IndiaChilli Red habanero pepper can be sown in any season (throughout the year) but thrive in warm and humid conditions. The best month for growing habanero is January to February, May to June, and September to October.
How To Grow Pepper Red Habanero In PotThe most productive red habanero chili plant is very easy to grow. Generally, red habanero seeds are sown in a seedling tray and then transplanted after the seeds germinate, transplant is necessary because it allows the plant to grow freely. Select a seedling tray or small pot up to 3 inches deep and for transplanting you need at least 12 inches deep pots or grow bags. Sown the habanero seed in a warm climate and the best temperature for seeds germination is between 18-22°C. Give proper sunlight to your red-habanero plant and the soil should be moist. Direct sun for too many hours could cause the leaves to scorch and dry out.
Pepper Habanero Red Seeds Sowing MethodStart sowing red habanero seeds in the seedling tray is the best idea because it provides the most favorable environment. Select a seedling tray or small size pots up to 3 inches deep for growing habanero from seeds. Fill the seedling tray with a growing medium and spread the red habanero pepper seeds on it, then cover a thin layer of soil above the seeds. Give light water or sprinkle some water through a water sprayer. Keep the habanero seedling in a location where it receives medium and bright sunlight and keep the soil moist. Habanero germination time is about 7-21 days (depending on growing conditions).
Transplant Red Habanero Seedling Into Big PotsAfter germination of habanero seeds, when seedlings are 4-6 inches in height at that time transplant them into individual pots and plant only 1-2 saplings per pot. Choose a big pot or grow bag about 12 inches deep (or more than) with well drainage holes then fill the soil in pots with any organic fertilizer like vermicompost, cow manure, etc. Select the healthiest habanero plant and then transplant them carefully without disturbing their root. Keep the pot in a sunny location where the pepper plant gets proper sunlight and gives water whenever you feel that the soil becomes dry.
When To Fertilize Red Habanero Plants
- Habanero plant growth stages basically depend on the fertilizers; to grow habanero pepper plants faster, give nutrient-rich fertilizer when they start flowering, as nutrients help the habanero plants to produce more peppers.
- Feed your red habanero plants with organic fertilizers like vermicompost, or other homemade compost at a regular interval or every 20-25 days.
Red Habanero Pepper Plant Care TipsWater – Habanero pepper chilies do not require too much water as compared to other plants, give water when the top layer of soil becomes dry but keep the soil moist not soggy.
Soil – Use well-drained and fertile soil for the best result for habanero plants with 6.5-7.0 ph.
Sunlight – Habanero sunlight requirements are at least 6 hours of direct sunlight.
Temperature – The optimum Habanero growing temperature is 21 to 35°C.
Common Pests and diseases – Aphids, cutworms, flea beetles, root-knot nematodes, and many more are found in the habanero pepper plant. Powdery mildew and bacterial leaf spot are some diseases that affect the whole pepper plant. To control these pests use neem oil in your chili plants and use amino acids through sprays may be avoiding the injection of disease in chili-pepper plants.
Red Habanero Pepper Flowering And PollinationMost people ask how long from flower to habanero, so it takes about 2 months from transplanting, habanero pepper plant starts flowering and the fruit should be visible within 5-10 days after pollination. Pepper habanero is generally a self-pollinating plant there is no need for insects or wind to pollinate. But sometimes, the stamen of the male flower develops and is not touching the pistil of the female flower or is not pollinated this will lead to a sterile flower. Giving your plant a gentle shake from time to time will help to solve the problem.
Hot Red Habanero Harvesting Time
- You can harvest chili pepper after 90 to 120 days from transplanting.
- Pick red habanero pepper when they are firm, reached full size, and are of mature color. You can cut habanero throughout the year.
- Cut the habanero red peppers with sharp scissors and leave about an inch of the stem.
Red Habanero Pepper Special Features
- Common name – Habanero pepper
- Scientific name – Capsicum chinense Habanero Group
- Flower color – White
- Height – About 4 feet
- Level of growing – Easy
How tall do habanero plants grow?Habanero plant size is about 4 feet but if the growing conditions are ideal, it can grow much larger.
How much water do habanero plants need?Habanero does not require too much water; just give 1-inch water per week or when the soil is dried.
Do habaneros need full sun?Habanero grows quickly when it receives at least 6 hours of direct sunlight.
Why is my habanero pepper plant not flowering?Habanero pepper will not flower (or fruit), generally caused by the temperature that is either too hot or too cold. Make sure that your habanero chili plant receives at least 6 hours of full sunlight for the fruit set.
Why does my habanero plant flower die but not fruits?Habanero with no fruits may be the result of incorrect temperature and lacks pollination another reason for not producing fruits will be root rot which is caused by a deficiency of calcium in the soil.
Why do habanero plant leaves turn yellow?The most common reason for yellow leaves on pepper plants is either under watering or lack of nutrients in the soil. Give proper water to the habanero pepper plant, keep the soil moist and apply nutrients to the soil.
Why are my pepper plants dying?Improper watering practices like under watering or over watering is the main reason for the pepper plant dying. Habanero pepper plants cannot survive without water but too much water also kills the plants.
How do grow pepper plants faster?Pepper plants give the best result when growing in moist and nitrogen-rich soil.
Why are my habanero seeds not germinating?Habanero seeds will not germinate because of improper growing conditions like not getting enough sunlight, sowing seeds too deep in the soil, overwatering, or under-watering
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Item Weight : 10mg
Net Quantity: 30N
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SKU : Pepper-Habanero-Red
Country of Origin: India
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All seeds germinated within 10 days. And all plants are healthy must buy product. I will update more when i transplant them and fruits start to come
Most of the seed variety germinated well just in 7 days