Chilli 'Bulgarian Carrot'-EDIBLES-10 seeds-Solar Plexus Chakra
Ideal sowing temp: 25-35C
Position: Full Sun.
Sowing: 6mm deep; 50cm apart.
Care: Keep moist but NOT wet. Grow in trays of seed raising mix and transplant when 6-7cm tall. Keep warm to germinate.
Sprouting: 10-14 days.
Harvest: 70-90 days.
Chakra: Solar Plexus.
A medium heat hot pepper with Scoville heat units of (SHU): 5,000 – 30,000 SHU, it’s heat ranges somewhere between a jalapeño chilli and a cayenne pepper. Also known as the ‘carrot pepper’ or ‘shipkas’, the fruits start off green and turn to bright orange when mature. Cold tolerant. Grows to about 50cm, making it ideal for pots and balconies.
Great for roasting and pickling with its’ crunchy flesh, intense flavour, and brightly coloured skin. Also used for making chutney and salsa.
Please note: This item is seeds only, NOT live plants! Quarantine restrictions prohibit us selling or shipping this item to WA, Norfolk Island, Tasmania, or Internationally.
Do not be too hasty to discard seed that does not germinate, seeds will often lay dormant until the conditions are similar to their natural requirements for germination to occur. Containers put to one side will often surprise long after they were discarded.