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How hot is your chilli?

Explore the Scoville Scale, a century-old system for rating chilli heat.

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Like tomatoes, potatoes and tobacco, chillies are members of the nightshade family and come in many shapes, colours and sizes – this page shows just a selection.

Come and see a wide varity of chillies growing in the Eden Project's Mediterranean and Rainforest Biomes.