Fruit Tree Cottage stocks an extensive range of chilli plants. Often our plants are already flowering and / or fruiting at the time of purchase!
Available varieties change regularly and may include: Anaheim, Santa Fe Grand, Sunstrike, Explosive Ember, Jalapeno, Habanero, White Fatalii, Hungarian Black, Aji Lemon Drop, Birds Eye, Hungarian Hot Wax Yellow, Golden Crystal, Habanero, Aji Pineapple, Thai Hot, New Mexican Twilight, Purple Candlelight, Pink Tiger, Sugar Rush, Black Prince, Carolina Reaper, Purple Haze, Black Pearl, Yaki Blue, Kathumby Big Brown, Bangalore Whippets Tail, Scorpion plus more.
We will select 6 standard chilli plants for you and if you have any preferences on heat (Extreme, Hot, Medium or mild) or a list of specific varieties you are interested in, please include this in the notes section of the order.
We will do our best to fulfill your requests as closely as possible and will substitute where required.
Please contact us if you have any questions about buying this fruit tree.
Top Tips for Planting
- Plant in well-drained soil.
- Plant in a full sun or nearly full sun area that is protected from strong winds.
Top Tips for Growing
- Likes to be fed regularly.
- Water regularly.
Is it suitable for growing in pots?
Makes a fantastic fruiting plant grown in a decent sized pot and easily grown on verandahs or balconies.
How much water does it require?
The soil needs to remain moist but not too wet.
When will it start fruiting?
Fruiting will generally first start once the plant has reached 10-14 weeks old.
Did You Know
Did you know that Scorpion Chillis are native to Trinidad and Tobago and that although we tend to eat them in savoury dishes, they are in fact a fruit? See where they sit on the Scoville Scale.
Fruit Trees make Great Gifts!
How about giving a Fruit Tree for someone's birthday or special occasion?
For something extra special, you can choose a tree that will bear fruit around that time.
Check out our Fruiting Calendar to find the perfect variety.
Not sure what to choose? Consider a gift card.