Super Hot Chilli Moruga Scorpion Red

Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum

10 seeds
Availability: Unavailable online
$4.95

Part of the Super Hot Chilli family. Searing hot at up to 2M SHU.

Developed from the Trinidad Scorpion. Ranging from 1.2M to 2M SHU. Sweet and fruity undertones, great for sauces. Briefly held world record for hottest chilli in 2012 before the Carolina Reaper took the reign in 2013.

WARNING! These chillies are extremely hot and should be handled with care. Do not consume whole, ensure gloves are worn when handling either the seeds or fruits, avoid contact with eyes and sensitive areas and thoroughly wash hands after handling. Keep away from children and pets. These chillies should be avoided if you are pregnant, have asthma, heart condition, skin allergies or digestive sensitivities.

 

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How To Grow

Sow 5mm (¼”) deep in seed trays or punnets using seed raising mix, or direct into final growing position. Consistent heat will improve germination rate and speed. Transplant when 7-10cm (3-4”) high, spacing 40cm (16”) apart. Do not let the plants dry out but avoid overwatering. Feed occasionally with liquid fertiliser. Ideal for pots.
Seedlings emerge 7-21 days.
Caution: Can irritate skin and eyes

For more growing advice check out our How to Grow Super Hot Chillies Blog.

When To Plant Spring to Summer
Harvest 11-13 weeks
Sow Spring, Summer
Soil Type well drained
Important Note WARNING! These chillies are extremely hot and should be handled with care. Do not consume whole, ensure gloves are worn when handling either the seeds or fruits, avoid contact with eyes and sensitive areas and thoroughly wash hands after handling. Keep away from children and pets. These chillies should be avoided if you are pregnant, have asthma, heart condition, skin allergies or digestive sensitivities.

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