Franchi Chilli Pepper 'Piccante Cayenna' Seeds

Chilli Pepper 'Piccante Cayenna' Seeds



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A heritage variety of chilli pepper that bites back! The long red fruits can be dried and then ground into cayenne pepper. A compact plant, it is very easy to grow from seed in a pot, and requires lots of heat for a hotter chilli!


Franchi, established in 1783, is the oldest family-run seed company in the world. It specialises in endangered and heritage vegetable varieties, inspiring growers to support biodiversity by planting something slightly different from the mainstream.

  • Sow: February - June
  • Harvest: June - November
Details & Care
  • Recyclable packet
  • Horticultural name: Capsicum Annuum L