Suprise winter crop

This Colombian chili seems to think it’s still living in the southern hemisphere.

A friend collected the seeds in the wild and brought them to Berlin. Only one of the ten I got germinated, but then proceeded to grow quite well.

Of course I collected some seeds from the fruit it made (plump small chilies with exactly 7 seeds each) and hopefully these will be grow to be more acclimatized to the local weather.

I already have the Colombian Ají recipe ready for when the harvest is large enough:


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