The Thai Burapa chili, a distinctive variety within the Capsicum frutescens species, stands out for its vibrant transformation from green to red as it ripens. This medium-sized, bushy plant features thin, upright chilies known for their unique, smoky-like taste and hot kick, making them ideal for drying and culinary use.
Originating from Thailand, this chili adapts well to container gardening, offering a visually appealing and flavorful addition to gardens and dishes alike. Its late-season harvest yields an abundance of slender, gorgeous pods that enhance the flavor profile of various dishes with their unique heat.
Challenge: 1 (Easy to grow)