Add plenty of manure. Sow in warm climates in March-April. Germination 10-15 days. Transfer to small pots on warm days. Transplant after the last frosts, at 40-60 cm. Peppers and chilies require heat, from sowing to harvesting. Sometimes fragile and demanding in the nursery, if you are not equipped to produce this plant, it is better to buy it. About 150 seeds/gr.