The colour of the fruit turns from green to red when ripe. Each plant produces around 10 fruits. The fruits which are more red are clearly sweeter in taste and contain a great deal of vitamins B and C and various minerals. Sow in a greenhouse in a seedbed or directly in 10 cm pots. After emergence, prick out and later transplant to an unheated greenhouse or outside to a warm, sheltered spot. Also suitable for cultivation in pots and boxes. Height in greenhouse approx. 1.5 m and outside approx. 75 cm.