Chilli- Bhut Jolokia Red
- Also knowns as "Ghost Chilli"
- EXTREME HEAT
Perennial (usually grown as an annual in cool climates). Plants have an upright open habit and can reach up to 150cm tall. Producing medium sized wrinkled bumpy fruit with a tapered end. Fruit starts out green and ripens to red. Considered one of the hottest chillies in the world, the peppers are well known for their slightly bitter flavour followed by an intense heat which builds up after being consumed and can last as long as half an hour. Popular in India, also known as "Ghost Pepper".
How to sow and grow:
|Method:||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|When:||Spring and summer (anytime in warm climates)|
|Germination:||7-21 days @ 22-35°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Frost tender Perennial (grown as an annual in cool climates)|
|Position:||Full sun, well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||80 days|
(Product number: E8-19)
Seeds per gram: 200 seeds
|Botanical name:||Capsicum chinensis|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||10 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||200|
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