Chilli (Capsicum annuum L.)
Season of sowing
- January – February
- June – July
- September – October
Hybrids : 200 – 250 g / ha.
Nursery area : 100 sq. m / ha.
Hybrids : 75 X 60 cm
Apply Pendimethalin 1.0 kg a.i. / ha or Fluchloralin 1.0 kg a.i. / ha as pre emergence herbicide followed by hand weeding once 30 days after planting.
Irrigate is done at weekly intervals.
Manuring Hybrid Varieties
Basal Dose : FYM 25 t/ha, NPK 120:80:80 kg/ha.
Potassium as K2SO4 for quality improvement. Application of potassium in the form of potassium sulphate will increase quality of chilli.
Top dressing : 30 kg N/ha in equal splits on 30, 60 and 90 days after planting.
CHILLI F1 HYBRID
Recommended Dose : 120:80:80 kg/ha
Drip Fertigation :
- 19:19:19 = 42 kg/ha
- 13:00:45 = 160 kg/ha
- 12:61:00 = 20 kg/ha
- Urea = 193 kg/ha
Growth Promoters :
Spray Racer 2-3 ml/Ltr. on 20, 40, 60 and 80th day of planting. Spray Florigen 1 ml/Ltr. on 60 and 90 days after planting to increase fruit set.
Micronutrient Spray :
Foliar spray Vigour 1 g/Ltr. thrice at 10 days interval from 40 days after planting.
Spray 19:19:19 (REGAIN) at 60 days after planting.
Spray any one of the following insecticides
|Emamectin benzoate 5 % SG||4 g/ 10 Ltr.|
|Fipronil 5 % SC||2.0 ml / Ltr.|
|Flubendiamide 20 WDG||6.0 g/10 Ltr.|
Thrips, Aphids, Jassids
Spray Neem Plus (Azadirachtin) 60 ml + Imidacloprid 17.8% SL ( 10 ml / 15 Ltr. of water)
Treat the seeds with Trichoderma viride 4 g/kg .
Leaf spot / Die-back / Fruit rot
Leaf spot can be controlled by spraying Mancozeb 2 g/Ltr. or Copper Oxychloride 2.5 g/Ltr.