🌶️ Growing Chillies and Peppers in Australian States

State 📅 Best Months to Grow 🌡️ Optimal Temperature 🌱 Seed Preparation 🌱 Seedling Planting 🌱 Soil Preparation ☀️ Sunlight 💧 Watering 🌿 Support 🦠 Common Pests & Diseases 🌶️ Harvesting Time
Queensland 🌼 Mar - Aug 🌡️ 20-30°C 🌾 Soak seeds overnight 🌾 Transplant at 4-6 leaves 🌱 Well-draining, loamy soil ☀️ Full sun 💧 Regular watering 🌿 Stakes or cages 🐞 Aphids, whiteflies, leaf spot 🌶️ Jun - Oct
New South Wales 🌼 Sep - Nov 🌡️ 15-27°C 🌾 Soak seeds overnight 🌾 Transplant at 4-6 leaves 🌱 Loamy soil ☀️ Full sun 💧 Consistent watering 🌿 Stakes or cages 🍃 Blossom end rot, aphids 🌶️ Nov - Mar
Victoria 🌼 Sep - Nov 🌡️ 15-25°C 🌾 Soak seeds overnight 🌾 Transplant at 4-6 leaves 🌱 Well-draining, rich soil ☀️ Full sun 💧 Regular watering 🌿 Stakes or cages 🐌 Slugs, aphids 🌶️ Dec - Mar
South Australia 🌼 Sep - Nov 🌡️ 15-28°C 🌾 Soak seeds overnight 🌾 Transplant at 4-6 leaves 🌱 Well-draining soil ☀️ Full sun 💧 Consistent watering 🌿 Stakes or cages 🍃 Blossom end rot, aphids 🌶️ Nov - Mar
Western Australia 🌼 Sep - Nov 🌡️ 18-30°C 🌾 Soak seeds overnight 🌾 Transplant at 4-6 leaves 🌱 Sandy loam soil ☀️ Full sun 💧 Regular watering 🌿 Stakes or cages 🦟 Whiteflies, aphids 🌶️ Dec - Apr
Tasmania 🌼 Sep - Nov 🌡️ 15-22°C 🌾 Soak seeds overnight 🌾 Transplant at 4-6 leaves 🌱 Rich, well-drained soil ☀️ Full sun 💧 Consistent watering 🌿 Stakes or cages 🐌 Slugs, early blight 🌶️ Dec - Mar
Northern Territory 🌼 May - Aug 🌡️ 22-35°C 🌾 Soak seeds overnight 🌾 Transplant at 4-6 leaves 🌱 Sandy soil ☀️ Full sun 💧 Regular watering 🌿 Stakes or cages 🐜 Aphids, nematodes 🌶️ Jun - Oct

Note:

  • 🌾 Soak seeds overnight in lukewarm water before planting.
  • 🌾 Transplant seedlings when they have 4-6 true leaves.
  • 💧 Provide consistent moisture, but avoid waterlogging.
  • 🌿 Use stakes or cages for support to keep the plants upright.
  • 🦠 Monitor for common pests and diseases in your region and take appropriate measures for control.
  • 🌶️ Harvest chillies and peppers when they reach their desired level of spiciness and colour.

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