Thought to be the juiciest of all chillies, the Tabasco is famed as the main ingredient in the well known hot sauce that goes by the same name.
Famed as the main ingredient of the well known hot chilli sauce, the Tobasco chilli has a distinctive smokey flavour, and a fair bit of kick measuring in at 30,000-50,000 Scoville Heat Units. It is thought to be the juiciest chilli.
The plant produces lots of erect growing bullet shaped chillies, that start at a pale green, before changing to yellow, orange and finally maturing to a scarlet red.
|Germination Time||7 - 21 Days|
|Heat Level||Medium Heat|
|Sowing Method||Raise Seedlings|
|Plant Life Cycle||Annual|
|Frost Hardiness||Frost Tender|
There are 20 - 30 seeds in a packet.