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Hot Pepper 'Scarlett's Chili Variegated' Seeds (Certified Organic)

The Scarlett's Chili is a cross between a Purple Tiger and a Jalapeno that was originally bred by Graeme Chaplin in Western Australia.

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$3.95
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Details

The Scarlett's Chili is a cross between a Purple Tiger and a Jalapeno that was originally bred by Graeme Chaplin in Western Australia. The taste is sweet and reminiscent of the Jalapeno flavor and heat. It's quite the eye-catching, breathtaking variety that is definitely worth growing in your garden. It has beautiful ripening stages, from dark purple to different shades of violet with dark stripes to a final state of red with blotchy purple stripes. The plant is loaded with scarlet-colored pods and beautiful blossoms. The plant will produce pods growing to about 1" long. Non-Isolated.

SHU: 5,000 - 10,000

Michigan Seeds and Plants grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Capsicum annuum
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 10 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 15 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/4 in.
When to Sow Indoors 8-10 weeks before last spring frost
Growing Height 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Plant Spacing 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Soil pH Requirements 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic), 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Days to Harvest 70-80
Propagation Methods From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Heat (Scoville Heat Units) 5,000-9,999 SHU
Pepper Color Purple changing to red
Pepper Shape Tapered
Pepper Size Small (under 2in. in length)
Pepper Usage Drying, Fresh (salsa, salads), Pickling
Seeds Per Pack 15