This little stunner is an edible and ornamental pepper with unique purple foliage and purple flowers. Its colourful fruits are prolific as well as persistent. The Explosive Ember is the perfect chilli plant to add extra eye-appeal to just about any garden setting. And yes you can eat them too! They are a nice compact size growing to just 25 to 35cm (10 to 14in) tall and 20 to 25cm (8 to 10in) wide, its compact size makes it very suitable for growing in containers.