Collection contains 6 plants (1 of each variety):
Bhut Jolokia - Fruits ripen from green through to red. The pods are 5-8.5cm (2-3½") in length. Does well in a warm glasshouse. Height 45cm (17½") in small 10cm pot to 120cm (47") in a large 10 litre pot. Use plastic gloves when handling this pepper. Use is entirely at your own risk! One of the world's hottest chilli peppers - 1,000,000+ SHU.
Paper Lantern - Produces an elongated wrinkly shaped pod with a pointed end. Matures from lime green to orange through to bright red and reaches about 5-7cm (2-3") long. Sweet/fruity taste if you can get past the heat. Good outdoors in a sunny spot. Height 80-100cm (32-40") in a 7-10 litre pot. (South American) - 350,000-400,000 SHU.
Prairie Fire - Masses of very small, upward-pointing peppers that ripen from cream, through yellow, orange and purple to red. Ideal in pots and super for a windowsill. Small, tapering fruits are 1cm (½") at widest, 3cm (1") long. Height 20-30cm (8-12") when grown in 10cm pot. (Mexico) - 70,000-80,000 SHU. RHS Award of Garden Merit winner.
Peruvian Lemon Drop - A hot, lemony-flavoured Aji type. Fruits ripen from pale green to yellow, are hot, 2cm (¾") at widest, 8cm (3") long and hang downwards on the plants. Ideal for a large pot on a patio; better in a greenhouse. Height 140-160cm (55-65"). (Peru) - 30,000-50,000 SHU.
Joe's Super Long - High yields of hot, slender, cayenne-style chillies reaching up to 25cm (10") long. Ripen from a dark, bottle-green to red with a strong pungency that is excellent for making hot sauces or for drying to make powders. For glasshouse or outdoors. Height 80–100cm (32-40") in a 7-10 litre pot. (South America) - 15,000-20,000 SHU.
Jalapeno - Probably the world's most famous chilli. The unique flavour works perfectly when sliced onto a pizza or to spice up a simple sandwich. When in a green state the Jalapeno is great to eat but becomes a little sweeter when they turn red. Suitable for glasshouse or outdoor production. Height 120-130cm (48-52") in a 7-10 litre pot. (Mexico) - 2,500-5,000 SHU.