How to grow a Demon Red chilli (or maybe not...)
Well, this is not as easy as it first seemed! The marketing team at West Dean took up the challenge (just for fun) to Grow Your Own Demon Red chilli plant. The award-winning Chilli Fiesta has teamed up with seed and plant specialist Thompson & Morgan to encourage festival-goers to try their hand at growing their own chilli plants.
(Don't forget to bring your Demon Red, or other variety you have grown to Chilli Fiesta for the judging on Sunday 7 August).
With 12 weeks still to go here's how the team is doing so far...