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- Order number: 9205
- Chili spiciness: 9Extremely hot
Naga Jolokia Purple - Indian PC-1 Chili Seeds
Info: The Die Naga Jolokia Purple - Indian PC-1 chili is an absolute beauty. The plants are robust, grow relatively large (approx. 1 metre), and have beautiful purple coloured leaves. They develop variety of long peppers, which ripen from dark violet or almost black to red. The fruits have a very intense spiciness and are suitable for making hot sauces, for cooking, seasoning and drying.
Care: The germination temperature is between 22 und 28°C (12 - 21 day germination period), therefore the use of a greenhouse and a heating mat is recommended. The plants need fresh, well-fertilised, permeable soil, and do not tolerate waterlogging. They should be planted in a sunny, protected place with at least 6 hours of sunlight - preferably more. Put the plants outside approx. 2 to 3 weeks after the last frost.
Tips for successful chili cultivation can be found in our Chili Cultivation Instructions and in the Chili Diary.
|Level of spiciness||9|
|Scoville||50.000 - 100.000 SHU|
|optimal germination temperature||22 - 28 °C|
|Sowing||Jan. - Apr.|
|Flowers||violet (Jun.- Aug.)|
|Plant growth habit||robust, approx. 100cm in height|
|Ripening||from black-violet to red|
|Fruit appearance||long, approx. 1 x 6 cm|
|Ripening time||90 - 100 days|