Chilli 'Purple Tiger' (Capsicum annum)

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Chilli 'Purple Tiger' (Capsicum annum)

An attractive chilli with purple, green and white foliage and purple and white, fruit that ages to red. Also known as Trifetti.

Growing Tips

Plant in a protected spot out of fierce sunlight and wind in a well-drained but moist soil. May need some support when it ages.

Use

Chillies form an integral part of many Asian and Latin American dishes along with some European, African and North American. Indeed over time most cuisines have added this fiery little fruit into their recipes. There are many forms that vary in colour, shape, flavour and of course heat. This is a hot variety that adds both, colour and flavour to any dish.

Herb Attributes

HarvestApproximately 8-12 weeks
PositionPart to Full Sun
Height50cm
Width55cm
LifespanPerennial
Heat rating out of 106