One of the most decorative of all chilli varieties, the Firecracker Piquin produces erect growing and multi-coloured pods, that are both spicy and fruity.
One of the most decorative of all chilli varieties, the Firecracker Piquin produces erect growing and multi-coloured pods. It makes a perfect patio plant, pretty to look at and a good grower in pots.
Firecracker Piquins delight the tastebuds as much as the eye, with an amazing fruity flavour and chilli kick, with a Scoville rating of 30,000 to 40,000. They are often used whole, simmered in soups or stews, briefly sautéed in stir-fries, or soaked in a marinade and then removed.
|Germination Time||7 - 21 Days|
|Heat Level||Medium Heat|
|Sowing Method||Raise Seedlings|
|Plant Life Cycle||Annual|
|Frost Hardiness||Frost Tender|