Chilli Carolina Reaper

Botanical Name: Capsicum annuum

10 seeds

Availability: In stock

$4.95

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Hottest of them all, up to 2.2M SHU!

This mean looking petite fruit is the world’s hottest chilli! Ranging from 1.5M SHU to a whopping 2.2M SHU. Slightly fruity flavour beneath the heat. Crowned World’s Hottest Chilli in 2013 by Guinness Book of Records.

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.

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

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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If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.

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