Here is the Bhut Jolokia Red Pepper, Capsicum chinense, Scoville units: 1,041,427 SHU. This is the original version of the ghost pepper. Also known as the Ghost Pepper and Naga Morich. This legendary variety is one of the world's hottest peppers if not the hottest! With readings in excess of 1,000,000 Scoville units, the Bhut Jolokia starts out slow and small but eventually makes tall plants, exceeding 4 ft in favored locations. The thin-walled, wrinkled, pointed fruits reach 2 to 3 inches in length, ripening mostly to red. Germinate with temps between 70 to 80 degrees f. Open pollinated 100 to 120 days from transplant.
Bhut Jolokia Red Pepper