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Buying Chilli Plants from Garden Centres: Another Cautionary Tale Scotch Bonnet but Bishops Crown

I guess this is a follow up to a Blog I posted last year about buying chilli plant seeds from eBay. Except, well, not quite as focused. I’ve bought chilli plants from Garden Centres quite a few times over the past couple of years. Admittedly, it’s a 50 / 50 split on me actually wanting the plant and me not wanting to see a plant suffer the way they tend to do at the end of the season.

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Chilli at Work Update Chilli Plant at Work

So, towards the end of the season last year I was trying to work out how I was going to save my Chilli Plants, I’d only started late with them and they hadn’t really done much. I’d heard of ‘Over Wintering’ your plants but I was beseiged by Aphids in the house and Mrs. Diaries was getting less patient about it. So, I took one to work

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