Carolina Reaper F1 Hybrid Hot Pepper
• 30 fruit/plant average
• Distinctive shape
• Super hot
Color/Shape: Mature fruits are deep red and bumpy with a scorpion looking stinger on the end (appropriately so).
Fruit: Each plant will produce an average of 30 fruits, each measuring 2-3”.
Maturity: 90-100 days to fruit, additional days to fully ripen (which can be done after harvest).
Features: The Scoville Heat Units scale had to be increased in 2013 to accommodate this variety. 1,640,000-2,200,000 SHU. Developed by Ed Currie, the plants can grow 4’ tall and wide. The taste is described in the Guinness Book of World Records as: fruity sweet, immediately followed by the bite of ‘molten lava’. Gloves should be worn when handling any part of the fruits when ripe.
For Organic Growers
Most DP Seeds hybrid varieties have No Organic Equivalent and are available as untreated seeds for many organic programs.
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