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Capsicum frutescens "Malaga Bird"

Malaga Bird chilli plant

Malaga Bird

Malaga Bird chillies


Like many frutescens cultivars, the chillies rather late ripening when grow in the border soil, but given a sufficiently long growing season a good yield can be achieved. It is perhaps better grown in a pot which produces a much more compact plant and earlier ripening.

Malaga Bird chillies


The chillies have an exceptionally good smoky flavour. They dry well and make a valuable adition to the chilli lovers store cupboard.

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