Chilli- Trinidad Scorpion Butch T

Capsicum chinense Open Pollinated

  • Large yellow fruit
  • Handle with care

Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

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'Chilli- Trinidad Scorpion Butch T' seeds

Capsicum chinense

  • Large yellow fruit
  • Handle with care

Perennial (usually grown as an annual in cool climates) growing to 120cm. The 5cm long chillies hang from the bush and are red and wrinkled, some with a sharp point at the tip that is said to resemble a scorpion's tail. The flavour is fruity followed by an extreme level of heat. 

This variety held the Guinness Book of Records title as the world's hottest chilli from 2011 to 2013, with heat measuring 1,463,700 SHU on the Scoville scale.

Seeds per gram: 160
Product code: I5-15

Best Months to Sow
  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 5mm
Season 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)
Row Spacing 100cm
Plant Spacing 100cm
Plant Height 120cm
Position Full sun, well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 90 days

*Notes: WARNING: Extremely hot! Wear gloves when handling seed and fruit, keep away from children. Wash hands thoroughly after handling.

How To Grow



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