Portfolio boost for chilli grower

Chawston-based specialist chilli growers, Edible Ornamentals, has added internationally-renowned food store Fortnum & Mason to its portfolio of customers.

Edible Ornamentals' Joanna Plumb grows more than 40 different varieties of chillies - including the mild Anaheim chilli and the hot Dorset Naga - at the Cherwood Nursery in Bedfordshire.

She is supplying Fortnum & Mason with a range of chillies depending on what is in season. Plumb also supplies Waitrose and Morrisons stores as well as several London restaurants.


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