The Carolina Reaper has been measured at over 2 million scoville units and is the hottest chilli we currently grow.
This chilli was given the 'hottest in the world' title in August, 2013 and was bred by the PuckerButt company in South Carolina, USA. Incredibly, the record for eating three of these fruits is just over 12 seconds!
Harvest: Pick when the fruits turn red - about 120 days from potting-on.
Heat: 1,800,000 - 2,200,000 Scoville Heat Units.
Size: 1m High, fruits 5cm green to red.
Contents: 20 seeds per packet
Other Carolina Reaper products here.
Note: Not suitable for commercial crop production.