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It has been described as having a fruity taste, with the initial bite being sweet and then immediately turning to "molten lava". It is currently listed at the hottest pepper in the world by the Guinness World Records.
As the hottest chili pepper in the world currently, the heat range is listed from 1,400,000 Scoville Heat Units on the Scoville Scale to a blazing 2,200,000. Compared to your average jalapeno units, it measures 175 to 880 times hotter. Compare that to a typical jalapeno pepper, which averages about 5,000 Scoville Heat Units, and the hottest Carolina Reaper is up to 440 times hotter. That is crazy hot!
These peppers need full sun
Carolina Reaper pepper plants do not require much water at all. In fact, it is surprisingly easy to drown them with too much water if you are not careful. Carolina Reaper plants should receive about two inches of water per week, spread throughout multiple days. Ensure that the soil is not drying out or retaining a lot of water.