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ALEPPO 

Seeds: 10 - 15

Price: $4.00 

Region: Syria 

Heat Level: 3 - 5  

Fruit Matures: green to deep red

Fruit Size: 5 - 7 cm long

Plant Size: 90 - 120 cm tall 

Description:

The ALEPPO chilli (aka Halaby) is named after an ancient city that sits on the silk road in northern Syria. It is a very popular chilli in Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine where it is used as a spice after it is dried and ground into flakes or powder. It has an interesting flavour profile with a fruity raisin-like flavour and cumin-like undertones. 


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CAYENNE LONG THIN

2009-06-09 10.03.56

Seeds: 10 - 15

Price: $4.00


Region: French Guiana

Heat Level: 5  

Fruit Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 10 - 15 cm long

Plant Size: 60 - 90cm tall 

Description:

The CAYENNE LONG THIN is an heirloom chilli that is a little hotter than the thicker Cayenne Red (see below). It has lots of spicy flavour and can be used to spice up any dish.  


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CAYENNE RED

Seeds: 10 - 15

Price: $4.00

Region: French Guiana

Heat Level: 3 - 5 

Fruit Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 10 - 15 cm long

Plant Size: 90 - 120 cm tall 

Description:

The CAYENNE RED is named after the town of Cayenne in French Guiana. It is the larger (thicker) of the cayenne chillies & is milder than the Cayenne Long Thin. It has lots of sweet spicy flavour. Prolific bush. 


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CHERRY BOMB 

2013-07-27 08.06.01

Seeds: 10 - 15

Price: $4.00

TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE 

Region: Hungary 

Heat Level: 4 - 5 

Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 3 - 4 cm round

Plant Size: 45 - 60 cm tall 

Description:

The CHERRY BOMB is a delicious Hungarian chilli with lots of sweet, apple-like flavour. It has a good medium heat and a thick flesh, which makes it suitable for pickling, or for slicing into salads and using on sandwiches. Its thick flesh and shape also makes it an ideal chilli for stuffing and baking. 


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GUINDILLA 

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Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $4.00 

TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE 

Region: Spain

Heat Level: 2 - 5 

Fruit Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 12 - 15 cm long

Plant Size: 70 - 90 cm tall 

Description:

The GUINDILLA (AKA Guindilla Verde, Piparras) is one of the flavoursome chillies from the Basque region of Spain. It has a spicy but sweet flavour and makes popular tapas when it is either pickled, or fried in garlic and olive oil. While fairly mild when young and green, it develops a medium-heat if left to ripen to red. This chilli dries well and makes tasty flakes or powder.   

 

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HOT BANANA  

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Seeds: 10 - 15

Price: $4.00


Region: Hungary

Heat Level: 4 

Matures: yellow to orange to red

Fruit Size: 12 - 15 cm long

Plant Size: 45 - 60 cm tall 

Description:

The HOT BANANA (aka Hungarian Hot Wax) has a good medium heat and lots of sweet flavour. For a milder chilli, pick when yellow, or for more heat, pick once it turns orange or red. These chillies are great fried, or chopped fresh into salads. 


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JALAPENO

2012-10-03 20.42.45


Seeds: 10 - 15

Price: $4.00 


Region: Mexico 

Heat Level: 4 - 5

Matures: green to red

Fruit Size: 6 cm long

Plant Size: 45 - 60 cm tall 

Description:

The JALAPENO is another of Mexico’s most popular and tasty chillies. It is often picked and consumed in the green stage of development, but is hotter if left to ripen to red. Ideal for pickling. Compliments any Mexican dish.   


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