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A free packet of Surprise Mix (a mix of seeds from different varieties) is included in orders of 6 packets or more

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AFRICAN BIRDSEYE  

Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00

Region: Africa

Heat Level: 8 - 9

Fruit Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 2 - 3 cm long

Plant Size: 75 - 90 cm tall 

Description:

The AFRICAN BIRDSEYE (also known as African Bird, Malawi Bird, Zimbabwe Bird, Peri Peri, and Piri Piri) is one of the bird chillies that has grown wild throughout Africa for centuries and is now cultivated. These small chillies are very pungent with a sharp biting flavour. 


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EXPLOSIVE EMBER

Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00

Region: USA 

Heat Level: 7

Fruit Matures: purple to red

Fruit Size: 2 - 3 cm long

Plant Size: 30 - 45 cm tall 

Description:

The EXPLOSIVE EMBER is a pungent chilli that ripens from purple to a deep red. It can be eaten in the purple stage when it has a drier flavour, or in the red stage when it is sweeter and a touch hotter. The plant has dark green foliage with a purple hue and looks beautiful covered in these colourful chillies.


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HOT LEMON (AJI LIMON) 

Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00

Temporarily Unavailable

Region: Peru

Heat Level: 7 

Fruit Matures: green to yellow

Fruit Size: 6 - 8 cm long

Plant Size: 45 - 60 cm tall 

Description:

The HOT LEMON (also known as Aji Limon) is another of the fruity Peruvian chillies. It has a crisp flesh with lots of delicious citrus flavour. An ideal chilli for salsa due to its texture, flavour and vivid colour.  


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MANZANO RED

Rocoto


Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00


Region: Peru

Heat Level: 7 - 8

Fruit Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 6 cm

Plant Size: 120+ cm tall

Description:

The MANZANO (the name refers to its apple-like shape) is an heirloom chilli that has been grown in Peru and Bolivia for thousands of years. It was used by the Incas to flavour food and drinks. It is still widely used in Peruvian cuisine. The Manzano has a thick skin which is hot with sweet undertones. The plant has a vine-like growing habit and can grow quite large if not pruned back. A cold tolerant variety.

 

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PURPLE TIGER


Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00

Temporarily Unavailable

Region: USA 

Heat Level: 7

Fruit Matures: purple to red

Fruit Size: 2 - 3 cm long

Plant Size: 45 - 60 cm tall 

Description:

The PURPLE TIGER is a pungent chilli that ripens from purple (sometimes with a stripe) to a deep red. Adds interesting colour to salsa and other dishes. The plant has variegated foliage in green, purple and white and it looks beautiful covered in purple and red chillies. 


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SERRANO


Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00


Region: Mexico

Heat Level: 6

Fruit Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 6 - 7 cm long

Plant Size: 45 - 60 cm tall 

Description:

The SERRANO is a favourite in Mexican cuisine. A tasty chilli with a thick flesh and lots of delicious spicy flavour. 


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TABASCO


Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00

Region: Mexico

Heat Level: 8 

Fruit Matures: yellow to red

Fruit Size: 5 cm long

Plant Size: 60 - 90 cm tall 

Description:

The TABASCO, named after the Mexican state where it originated, is a pungent heirloom chilli that is used to make the famous Tabasco Sauce and has been since the 1860s. Make your own version of the sauce with this chilli. It is also an easy chilli to dry.   


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THAI BIRDSEYE


Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00


Region: Thailand / Asia 

Heat Level: 8

Fruit Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 3 cm long

Plant Size: 75 - 120 cm tall 

Description:

The THAI BIRDSEYE (also known as Thai Hot, or simply as Birdseye) is a popular chilli used widely throughout Asia and Australia. It has a spicy flavour and a good heat. Use it fresh or cooked in any cuisine to add spicy heat.   


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THAI DRAGON


Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00

Region: Thailand

Heat Level: 8 - 9 

Fruit Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 4 - 6 cm long

Plant Size: 45 - 60 cm tall 

Description:

The THAI DRAGON (also known as Asian Birdseye) is an heirloom variety that has a delicious piquant flavour and a spiciness that is typical of Thai chillies. The plant is prolific and looks very attractive covered in these slender chillies.      


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