Aurora Chilli Seeds. The Aurora Chilli plant belongs to the Capsicum Annuum family of chilli plants. A striking small ornamental plants ideal for growing on widow sills and in pots. A small bushy plant with purple/green foliage and conical, upward facing pods that ripen from purple to orange and ultimately red. Striking purple flowers making this ornamental very beautiful indeed. The Aurora is very similar to the Aji de Jardin, but we have stablished that while they share many similar likenesses, they are two different varieties. The Aurora is a small bushy plant and flavour wise the two do seem to differ.
When cut open, the pods of the Aurora have a clean fresh peppery aroma. Flavour is like wise clean, fresh and peppery with undertones of citrus. While small, pods are very crunchy and juicy. The burn on these chillies is mild, with a gentle, lingering burn that is actually very pleasant. Heat wise, this chilli ranges around 5,000 - 10,000 SHU. The Aurora is a great looking chilli and would lend itself to being dried for a mild powder or chilli flakes.
Chillihead Images of fresh chillies shown in product views are for purpose of showing the type of chillies that these seeds have been harvested from. We do not sell fresh chillies on this site. Customers are advised that they are buying chilli seeds for the type of chilli shown in the product view. All our chilli plants are open pollinated. While seeds are harvested from plants as advertised, there is a possibility that hybridization/cross polination may occur. We do not sell to minors under the age of 18. We would also like to warn customers that most of our products are exctremely hot and should be treated with utmost respect.