African Birdseye


The African Birdseye (aka African Bird, Malawi Bird, Zimbabwe Bird, Peri Peri, and Piri Piri) has grown wild throughout Africa for centuries and is now cultivated. A very pungent chilli with a sharp biting flavour and a delicious underlying sweetness. It is also easy to dry in order to make hot flakes or powder.

Region: Africa

Heat Level: 8 - 9

Fruit Matures: dark green to red

Fruit Size: 2 - 3 cm long

Plant Size: 60 - 90 cm tall

Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $3.90


African Birdseye