This heritage chilli from South America is the conventional ingredient in ground cayenne pepper. Wonderful dried or fresh, Long Red Cayenne is an ideal chilli to add a zesty spice to stir-fries, pickles, salads, salsas and soups. These shiny, vivid red chillies are from 30,000 to 50,000 Scoville units, they are medium-hot.
Sow direct in warm conditions or raise in trays of Yates Black Magic Seed Raising Mix. Firm down and keep moist. Transplant when 6cm high. Early sowings should be covered with glass, as warmth is needed for germination.