|The cultivar, 'Purira' is a very hot long red pepper, similar to cayenne. Matures in 75-80 days with abundant fruiting. Rare. Great container or border plant.
C. annuum seeds should be started indoors 8-10 weeks before last frost. Sow the seeds in sandy soil and give them warmth. Transplant 12-16 inches apart. Likes a fertilizer treatment once a month. To keep compact, pinch leaves on young plants. Full sun produces best growth and fruiting results.