Hot Chili Pepper 'Habanero Chocolate' 10 Seeds (Capsicum chinense) Vegetable Heirloom

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Hot Chili Pepper 'Habanero Chocolate' 10 Seeds (Capsicum chinense) Vegetable Heirloom

Outstanding variety known as one of the hottest peppers of its kind. Ribbed fruits come in a beautiful chocolate brown color and surprise with exotic, smoky flavor. It is also significantly hotter than other habaneros with a Scoville Index of 425,000-577,000 heat units. Takes longer to grow and mature than other chili varieties, but it’s definitely worth the wait! Compact plants that are perfect for container growing. Super productive variety that is great for those who love hot, spicy peppers. Harvest in 95-100 days. 

Planting season: year round in tropical climates; In temperate climates - Sow seeds in late winter or early spring, no more than two months before your last frost date & transplant after all danger of last frost has gone and temp has well warmed up.
Soil:well drained, fertile soil rich in organic matter.
Sowing depth: 0.6-1cm deep inside soil trays or pots. Transfer to 7-10cm pots when true leaves appear. When transplanting, bury seedlings up the stems up to their leaves.
Germination period: 7-20 days, for hot peppers like habaneros it might take up to 45 days.
Plant space: 30-60cm apart.
Light: full sun;
Moisture: regular watering to keep the soil moist (not wet).
Fertilizing: Peppers are heavy feeders, consider adding additional compost to the soil before planting. We highly recommend using TSM Organic Growth Activator to speed up the germination of the seeds, support healthy growth and promote high yields.
Pests & diseases: fusarium wilt, gray leaf spot, powdery mildew, fungal diseases. Pests include aphids, flea beetles, white flies and cutworms. We highly recommend using TSM Organic Neem Oil for a natural overall protection and treatment of various pests and diseases.
Companion Plants: carrots, cucumbers, radishes, squash, basil, chives, okra, nasturtiums, petunias, marigolds.

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