Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Capsicum chinense Jacq. - chile variety

 

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Pictures of the chile variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Capsicum chinense)

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate is the hottest chile pepper in the world

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate is the hottest chile pepper in the world

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Pictures of the variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Capsicum chinense)

The brown variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Capsicum chinense)

The brown variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Capsicum chinense)

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Schärfe von Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Scoville)

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The chile pepper variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate belongs to the species Capsicum chinensis. This culticar is a brown selection of the usually red ripening Bhut Jolokia. The red variety is record holder since 2006 as the hottest chile pepper in the world. The brown selection has the same extreme sharpness and should be treated with caution. The plants have a high yield. Bhut Jolokia Chocolate is from the Assam region in India and is breeded by the company Frontal Agritech. This variety needs like other Capsicum chinense varieties a warm climate and should be grown in protected location or in a greenhouse.

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Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Pictures of the chile variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Capsicum chinense)

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Capsicum chinense

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Pictures of the hot pepper variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Capsicum chinense)

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Capsicum chinense

 

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Pictures of the chile variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Capsicum chinense)

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Capsicum chinense

 

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Pictures of the chile variety Bhut Jolokia Chocolate (Capsicum chinense)

Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Capsicum chinense

 

Origin and Distribution:

Origin of Bhut Jolokia Chocolate - Capsicum chinense

Origin: India, Assam (Breeder: Frontal Agritech)

 

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