Nothing is more disheartening then seeing your hot pepper plants get eaten up by bugs and disease. Sometimes your plants are salvageable, and, oftentimes, you need to say goodbye. I don’t want to say goodbye anymore. So you may be wondering what your options are. If you’re growing your own peppers, chances are you don’t really want […]
Keep your hot pepper plants alive during the winter so they can last for years instead of months. You can use techniques to help your hot chillies hibernate and then grow again in the spring.
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, but here’s a pretty updated list. And, as I was planning this article update, I started thinking about where these spicy chillies call home. I could have just listed these peppers by heat […]
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 […]