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There can be no other occupation like gardening in which, if you were to creep up behind someone at their work, you would find them smiling.

~Mirabel Osler






Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Tomato, pepper and chilli plants to get those taste buds tingling ....

We´ve got some very special and rare tomato, pepper and chilli plants to get those taste buds tingling!
  

Sweet Peppers.  €3,50 each
 
 
 
 
Sweet Banana.
Peppers 15 - 18 cm long, changing from pale yellow to deep red. Delicious in salads.

Chocolate Beauty.
Peppers mature from green to chocolate brown with a wonderful sweet flavor when fully mature.
 
Chillies.   €3,50 each

 
   
Carolina Reaper. The world’s hottest chilli pepper! Ready soon! Scoville units 2,200,000 
Bhut Jolokia Chocolate
Until 2011 this was the hottest pepper in the world! One drop of extract from this pepper needs one million drops of water to no longer be perceived as sharp. This chili pepper is a whopping 125 times hotter than a Jalapeño!
Scoville units 800.000 ~ 1.001.300.
 
Jalapeño Giant.
This is one of the largest Jalapeño there is. The peppers can be more than 10 cm long and are hot. They are perfect for stuffing. The plant grows easily and is also suitable for pots. Scoville units 4000 ~ 8000.
 

Penis Pepper Red.
Known as Peter Pepper. The 6,5 to 9 cm peppers mature from green to red. Scoville units: 5000 ~ 30.000
 
Black Pearl.  A compact plant up to 50 cm high with rich dark purple to black leaves. The round, pearl shaped peppers mature from black to red and are very hot. A beautiful plant that does well in pots, both indoors and outdoors. Scoville units 30.000
  

Tomatoes. €3,50 each    
 
   

 
 
 


White cherry.
A beautiful ivory white cherry tomato with mild, sweet fruit. Looks great mixed with other colourful cherries in salads. Prolific.
 
Black from Tula.
A Russian heirloom tomato, said to be one of the tastiest with a very rich and sweet flavour. The largest of the black tomatoes, Deep Brown-purple when mature.
 
Indigo Blue Berries.
Extraordinarily colourful, tasty and healthy. Unripe fruits are amethyst coloured and ripen to almost black with deep, maroon-coloured bottoms. This colour is created by the high concentration of anthocyanin, a naturally occurring antioxidant found in blueberries and is reported to combat disease. The tomatoes have a delicious plum-like flavour.


Big Rainbow.
A very large and sweet heirloom tomato with a rainbow appearance. Fruits can be up to 600 grams each. A late producer.
 
Gran Muralla China - Great Wall of China.
Large plant with pear-shaped, red,cherry fruits which store very well. Good production.
 
Grosella Roja - Red Currant.
Tiny tomatoes with great aroma and flavour. Decorative and can drape over a wall. Prolific.
 
 
THE VIVEROS FLORENA TEAM
 
 Lorraine Cavanagh, Viveros Florena, Competa, Malaga.Author of Mediterranean Garden Plants and Citrus, the Zest of Life.

Garden Centre, Landscape Designers and Constructors.
Opening Hours: 10 - 4, closed Sundays and Mondays.
Tel:          689928201
Email:     florenaspain@hotmail.com
Web:       www.viverosflorena.com
Facebk:   Lorraine Cavanagh´s Garden Centre
 

 

 

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