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Pepper Plant, Trinidad Scorpion Moruga


Scoville Scale:  2,000,000 (according to CPI)
Days to Maturity:  100 to 120 days  

In 2012, the Chile Pepper Institute located on the New Mexico State University campus rated the Moruga pepper at 2 million on the Scoville Heat Unit Scale. The plant bears wrinkled fruit, that begin green and ripen to red.  The peppers are extremely hot.   The pepper originated in the Caribbean.  Use extreme caution when handling and eating.

*Plants must be ordered in multiples of 4 (4, 8, 12, 16, etc).  You may mix and match different varieties to meet the requirement.  Plants are grown in 2.5" pots.

*Shipping - Shipping will begin, May 9th, weather dependent.  Plants will be shipped using FedEx or UPS and should arrive in 2-3 days.  Currently, we ship to the following states - AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, LA, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, VT, WI, and WV.