Welcome to thechileman.org

about - the purpose of thechileman website
database - search the database of chile varieties
naga morich (dorset naga) - is this the world's hottest chile pepper?
whippet tail challenge 2006 - view the winning pepper.
big jim challenge 2007 - take part in the 2007 competition
rare chile peppers - chile peppers that are under threat of extinction
recommended chile - great chile peppers for beginners
feedback - the chileman welcomes comments
chile species - what are the species of chile peppers?
starting seeds - how do you begin growing chile peppers?
pests and diseases - what pests and diseases should you look out for?
seed saving - how to save seeds for the following year
seed banks and research institutions - world organisations that specialise in chile peppers
recommended reading - great books about chile peppers
forums - great forums for chile growing discussion
links - links to other chile sites