Nunhems Meenal is a dual-purpose (green fresh, red dry) hot pepper variety developed by Nunhems, a leading seed company. It is a high-yielding variety with good resistance to pests and diseases. The fruits are medium-sized, conical in shape, and have a bright red color when ripe. They are moderately hot, with a Scoville heat rating of 50,000 to 75,000 SHU.
Nunhems Meenal is suitable for cultivation in a wide range of climates. It can be grown in both the summer and winter seasons. The seeds should be sown in a well-drained soil that is rich in organic matter. The plants need full sun and regular watering.
Nunhems Meenal can be used in a variety of dishes, both fresh and dried. It is a popular ingredient in Indian cuisine, and is also used in making sauces, salsas, and pickles. The dried fruits can be ground into powder and used as a spice.
Here are some of the benefits of growing Nunhems Meenal:
- High yield
- Good resistance to pests and diseases
- Dual-purpose (green fresh, red dry)
- Moderately hot
- Suitable for a wide range of climates
- Easy to grow