You can start your peppers by simply sowing a few seeds and then waiting to see what pops up. It’s much safer to test pepper seed viability first.Why?A viability test can give you an absolute guarantee that certain seeds, under favorable grow conditions, can germinate.Home gardeners typically depend on frost dates, grow seasons and other […]
If you love the ghost pepper (Bhut Jolokia), this will definitely interest you.Let’s talk colors!You might be surprised to find that this hot chile comes in so many different shades.I mean you can always grow the traditional red, but why not add more variety?You have the option to grow ghost peppers in peach, purple and […]
As I wrote in my last post, the Carolina Reaper rates at 2,200,000 SHU.That’s pretty dang hot, which is why it feels strange to wonder about even hotter peppers.Nothing is official yet, but I’ve seen enough information on the Web to at least speculate it could be the Chocolate Bhutlah (CS).Brief Info on the Chocolate […]
It’s been way too long since we updated our article about the hottest peppers in the world. Sorry about that!The hottest peppers are always changing, which is why I made sure to add “2017” to the title.And, as I was planning this article update, I started thinking about where these spicy chillies call home.I could […]
What is the best organic potting soil for your hot pepper plants? That depends on a lot of things… mostly what do you have access to in your area? The good news is you can obtain a mix that contains key organic ingredients and grow some very healthy chillies. First, your peppers need to have […]
Jalapeno peppers are one of the most popular and sought-after chillies around. You can grow your own jalapeños so you can try different varieties, like the Purple Jalapeno, and have an unlimited supply all year long! Read on to learn the basics of growing these delicious peppers.