The Lilac Cayenne chilli is a beauty with an unusual foliage. The veins of the leaves are tinged purple.
The plant grows well in a pot to about 70-80 cm and is easy to grow.
An awesome producer of pods, that start off green, then quickly change to a very dark purple (almost black) and ends up red when they are mature.
This chilli is an excellent choice for making your own cayenne powder. You can also use fresh sprinkled over your dinner.
Pod Size: 4-6 cm long and 1 cm wide
Flavour: Soft and squeezy with cayenne flavour.
Heat Level: It has a medium heat with a bit of sting.