Chilli Pepper – Cherry Bomb
More bark than bite!
This tasty variety of chillies produces cherry-shaped fruits which have fleshy walls. The fruits turn from green to a beautiful, bright red and grow to approximately 7cm in diameter. Stuff them with cream cheese for a tasty nibble! It’s very easy to grow chillies from plug plants – just plant them in a greenhouse or in a sunny, sheltered place and follow the instructions in the growing guide that comes with the plants.
Number of plants: 3 plug plants
Variety: Cherry Bomb (organic*)
How hot? Medium hot
In the kitchen: Cherry bomb chilli bites are delicious. Cut off the stalk, scoop out the seeds and stuff with soft cheese and you’ve got an instant easy delicious treat.
Delivery Info: Available to order now for delivery from late April 2022 until July 2022. Please see FAQs for up-to-date delivery info.
Growing/Planting Advice: Best planted in a greenhouse or polytunnel. Keep well watered. Plant plugs approx 30cm apart.
When to harvest: You can expect chillies and peppers to start forming in July if planted early, they should keep cropping through to late Autumn if grown in a greenhouse.
*Transplants suitable for organic growing.