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Trinidad Scorpion Red Chilli Plant

Trinidad Scorpion Red Chilli Plant

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It has been said that the Trinidad Scorpion Red chilli peppers are as hot as the Naga Morich or Bhut Jolokia. The Trinidad Scorpion chillies ripen from green through orange to red. The skin is similar to the Bhut or Bih jolokia being slightly wrinkled and the peppers sometimes have a small tail, this is where they get the name Scorpion from. The Trinidad Scorpion red has a slightly fruity flavour. Seed of this variety is scarce and so we only have a small quantity of plants available. Caution - very hot pepper.

Heat Rating : 800,000 - 1,000,000 Scoville Units. What is a scoville unit?

Plug Plants : Delivery April / May, supplied in 50mm x 50mm x 50mm Jiffy 7 Coco Coir Blocks (which are fully biodegradable and sustainable) ready for potting on ( just put the whole block straight into the pot ).

Young Plants : Delivery May / June, supplied in a 9cm fibre biodegradable pot, (still in it's 50mm square Jiffy block), more expensive but we will look after them for longer for you and the plant will be much larger, ready for it's grow bag or container.

Please Note: Delivery of chilli plants is usually from mid April onwards for plug plants and mid May for young plants depending on the weather. We will notify you by email when we ship your order.

Fruits in approx 120 days from potting on 

Best placed on a sunny windowsill, ideally a greenhouse, sheltered from cold wind.

Water when the soil is nearly dry, usually once daily if required however in peak summer on hot days we water early in the mornings and check again later in the day

Feed once a week with Chilli Focus or tomato feed.

Happy Growing!

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