Chilli seed

For the best chilli growing experience you need to select chilli variety(ies) that fit your specific needs. The two most important features to consider are how hot you want your chillies and what sized chilli plant you want. To help you decide which variety(ies) are best for you click here.

We also sell chilli plants. To buy please go to www.seaspringplants.co.uk.

  • A collection of habanero chillies
  • A collection of spice chillies
  • A collection of superhot chillies
  • A collection of veg-type chillies
  • Aci Kil
    • Aci Kil

      A Turkish cayenne that ripens to a red, medium hot chilli that can be dried or used fresh.

      Heat level: medium
      (approx 24,000 SHU)

    • Aci Kil

    • £2.20
  • Aji Benito
    • Aji Benito

      An easy-to-grow chilli producing lots of hot fruit with a thick, juicy flesh.

      Heat level: hot
      (approx. 37,000 SHU)

    • Aji Benito

    • £2.20
  • Aji Crystal
  • Aji Limo
    • Aji Limo

      Glossy fruit display a rich palette of colours that add sparkle to a greenhouse or conservatory.

      Heat level: hot
      (approx. 35,000 SHU)

    • Aji Limo

    • £2.00
  • Apache
    • Apache

      A good choice for beginners, Apache is a no-nonsense chilli that is dependable and easy-to-grow.

      Heat level: very hot
      (approx. 65,000 SHU)

    • Apache

    • £2.50
  • Apple Crisp
    • Apple Crisp

      A very mild chilli defined by its thick flesh that is sweet, crunchy and juicy.

      Heat level: very mild
      (approx. 400 SHU)

    • Apple Crisp

    • £2.20
  • Apricot
    • Apricot

      A delicately-coloured, very flavourful habanero with practically no heat.

      Heat level: very mild
      (approx. 700 SHU)

    • Apricot

    • £2.00
  • Beaver Dam
  • Bellaforma
    • Bellaforma

      A deliciously-flavoured, mild habanero known as a ‘seasoning pepper’ in the Caribbean.

      Heat level: very mild
      (approx. 700 SHU)

    • Bellaforma

    • £2.00
  • Bengle Naga
    • Bengle Naga

      A prolific superhot chilli with fruit that have an unusual ‘bubble-gum’ flavour.

      Heat level: superhot
      (approx. 923,000 SHU)

    • Bengle Naga

    • £5.00
  • Biquinho Red
    • Biquinho Red

      A small-fruited Brazilian beauty producing an abundance of teardrop-shaped fruit with almost no heat.

      Heat level: very mild
      (approx. 50 SHU)

    • Biquinho Red

    • £2.50
  • Biquinho Yellow
    • Biquinho Yellow

      Bright yellow, teardrop-shaped fruit with a full habanero flavour but very little heat.

      Heat level: very mild
      (approx. 400 SHU)

    • Biquinho Yellow

    • £2.50
  • Bolivian Rainbow
  • Bulgarian Fish
    • Bulgarian Fish

      A traditional Bulgarian variety producing very mild fruit that are both crispy and sweet.

      Heat level: very mild
      (approx. 900 SHU)

    • Bulgarian Fish

    • £2.20
  • Bullet
    • Bullet

       A prolific and early yielding chilli with hot, thick-fleshed fruit.

      Heat level: hot
      (approx. 35,000 SHU)

    • Bullet

    • £2.20
  • Bunch
    • Bunch

      An elongated, hot chilli with bright red fruit bunched together at the tips of the branches.

      Heat level: hot

    • Bunch

    • £2.20
  • Calico
    • Calico

      A vibrant chilli with variegated leaves of green, purple, pink and white.

      Heat level: Very hot
      (approx. 70,000 SHU)

    • Calico

    • £2.50
  • Cayennetta
    • Cayennetta

      A bushy, dependable chilli that produces plenty of medium heat fruit.

      Heat level: medium
      (approx. 20,000 SHU)

    • Cayennetta

    • £2.00
  • Charleston Hot
    • Charleston Hot

      A colourful chilli with yellowish green leaves and fruit that ripen from yellow to orange and finally red.

      Heat level: very hot
      (approx 60,000 SHU)

    • Charleston Hot

    • £2.00
  • Cheeky
    • Cheeky

      A traditional habanero from Ghana, whose small, very hot fruit are normally used green.

      Heat level: very hot
      (approx. 70,000 SHU)

    • Cheeky

    • £2.00
  • Chupetinho
    • Chupetinho

      Bushy plants producing small, fruity-flavoured teardrop-shaped fruit on gracefully spreading branches.

      Heat level: hot
      (approx. 27,000 SHU)

    • Chupetinho

    • £2.00
  • Coffee Bean
    • Coffee Bean

      Reflecting their habanero background, the small, roundish fruit are very hot and aromatic.

      Heat level: very hot
      (approx. 77,000 SHU)

    • Coffee Bean

    • £2.00
  • Damian
    • Damian

      A very hot cayenne that turns from green to red as it ripens. 

      Heat level: very hot
      (approx. 55,000 SHU)

    • Damian

    • £2.20
  • Dawn
    • Dawn

      Short, bushy plants producing masses of colourful fruit that grow upright above the foliage.

      Heat level: hot
      (approx. 50,000 SHU)

    • Dawn

    • £2.20
  • Devil’s Rib
    • Devil’s Rib

      An extremely hot habanero that is shiny red and deeply-ribbed.

      Heat level: Extremely hot
      (approx. 414,000 SHU)

    • Devil’s Rib

    • £2.50
  • Dorset Naga
    • Dorset Naga

      One of the hottest chillies on earth, Dorset Naga incongruously combines mouth-burning fire with a soothing rich aroma.

      Heat level: superhot
      (up to 1,221,000 SHU)

    • Dorset Naga

    • £6.00
  • Dorset Zinger
    • Dorset Zinger

      A curious superhot with matt-red fruit that exceed 1 million SHU.

      Heat level: superhot
      (approx. 1,060,000 SHU)

    • Dorset Zinger

    • £5.00
  • Draky
    • Draky

      An early and productive Eastern European chilli with thick-fleshed, cone-shaped fruit.

      Heat level: mild

    • Draky

    • £2.00
  • Dusk
    • Dusk

      An extremely pretty chilli covered in regal fruit that mature from a deep purple to dark red.

      Heat level: hot
      (approx. 45,000 SHU)

    • Dusk

    • £2.20
  • Fairy Lights
    • Fairy Lights

      A stunning example of chillies at their most colourful; the purple fruit turn yellow, then orange and finally red.

      Heat level: hot
      (approx. 47,000 SHU)

    • Fairy Lights

    • £2.00
  • Fatali
    • Fatali

      An extreme chilli with a wonderful more-ish flavour and enough heat to satisfy the most demanding chilli head.

      Heat level: extremely hot
      (approx. 260,000 SHU)

    • Fatali

    • £2.20
  • Fire
    • Fire

      Fire by name, and fire by nature… need we say more?

      Heat level: extremely hot
      (approx. 600,000 SHU)

    • Fire

    • £4.00
  • Green Trinidad
    • Green Trinidad

      A curious habanero with fruit that change from green to olive green as they ripen.

      Heat level: mild
      (approx. 3,000 SHU)

    • Green Trinidad

    • £2.20
  • Habanada
  • Heat n’ Neat
    • Heat n’ Neat

      A neat and tidy habanero loaded with small fruit that pack a huge amount of heat.

      Heat level: extremely hot
      (approx. 225,000 SHU)

    • Heat n’ Neat

    • £2.20
  • Hidalgo Serrano
    • Hidalgo Serrano

      A natural choice for Mexican cuisine, the medium hot fruit of Hidalgo Serrano can adapt to any style of cooking.

      Heat level: medium
      (approx. 24,000 SHU)

    • Hidalgo Serrano

    • £2.20
  • Holy Peak
    • Holy Peak

      An easy-to-grow chilli producing fleshy fruit with only a moderate amount of heat.

      Heat level: medium
      (approx 22,000 SHU)

    • Holy Peak

    • £2.20
  • Hot Chocolate
    • Hot Chocolate

      Compact plants that yield masses of chocolate brown fruit graced with a pleasant aroma.

      Heat level: very hot
      (approx. 140,000 SHU)

    • Hot Chocolate

    • £2.50
  • Hot Juan
    • Hot Juan

      A striking chilli whose long, pointed fruit dramatically grow upright in bunches at the top of the plant.

      Heat level: medium
      (approx. 10,000 SHU)

    • Hot Juan

    • £2.20
  • Hot Juanita
    • Hot Juanita

      A hot chilli with long, pointed fruit that grow upright in bunches at the top of the plant.

      Heat level: hot
      (approx. 40,000 SHU)

    • Hot Juanita

    • £2.20
  • Hot Palette
  • Hot Scotch
    • Hot Scotch

      Very hot and aromatic fruit that grow on tidy, bushy plants.

      Heat level: very hot
      (approx. 55,000 SHU)

    • Hot Scotch

    • £2.00
  • Hungarian Hot Wax
    • Hungarian Hot Wax

      An early and dependable chilli producing medium hot fruit that are real multi-taskers in the kitchen.

      Heat level: medium
      (approx. 6,000 SHU)

    • Hungarian Hot Wax

    • £2.00
  • Jalapeño var. Early Jalapeño