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Pepper Plant, Carolina Reaper


Scoville Scale:  1,569,300
Days to Maturity:  70 to 90 days

The current Guinness World Record holder for hottest pepper measuring over 1.5 million on the Scoville Heat Unit Scale.  The pepper was developed by Ed Currie of Rock Hill, South Carolina.  The flavor of the pepper is said to be fruity, sweet, with a hint of cinnamon and chocolate undertones.  The fruit have a rough surface with a long stinger and mature to a bright red.  Extremely hot!  Use extreme caution when handling and eating this pepper.

Plants are grown in 2.5” pots. All vegetable and herb plants are grown using organic methods and will be ready in May. Plants can be picked up at Walnut Grove Vocational Farm, 33600 Pearl Street Kirkland, IL or DCCG can deliver plants to the following towns: Big Rock, Cortland, Hampshire, Hinckley, DeKalb, Geneva, Genoa, Kingston, Kirkland, Maple Park, St. Charles, Sycamore, and Waterman.