Bulgarian Carrot - This variety came to America in the 1970's from Bulgaria and is well adapted to the cool Scandinavian climate. It's easy to see how this heirloom pepper got its name.The long tapered orange fruits might fool one into thinking it is sweet, but that is not the case at over 12,000 Scoville Heat Units!
Bright orange 3" long peppers are very hot with fruity flavor. The small 18" plants become completely covered with fruit. Great for containers and easy to grow. Capsicum annuum (75 days)
Heat Level: Very Hot. Scoville Heat Units 12,000
~ Packet contains 10 seeds.
In early spring, start seeds indoors 8 weeks prior to warm nightly temperatures. Place the seeds in sterile media and cover 1/4” deep. Provide 85°F bottom heat, bright light and keep moist at all times. Seeds will germinate in 7 - 21 days. Transplant seedlings into pots and grow until there are 6 true leaves on the plant. Plant them directly into rich soil, 18” apart or into large 3 gallon containers. Can also be directly sown into warm garden soil. Harvest when peppers are orange and full size.
All of our seeds are GMO-free.