De Arbol Red
Chile De árbol means chilli tree in Spanish and the De Arbol Red is indeed a little red chilli tree. It originates from Mexico and is used fresh, dried or powdered in the Mexican cuisine. You can even use them in decorations, because they do not lose their red color after dehydration.
The plant grows to about 20 cm tall in a pot and is easy to maintain and will keep on producing a good sized chilli the whole season.
The pods are 6 cm long and 1 cm wide and they start creamy white and end up red, when they are mature.
Flavour wise: Salty and a bit bitter
Heat level: Stingy deep burn, 7-8/15