500-1,000 SHU. Mad Hatter F1 Hybrid Pepper is a 2” mildly hot habanero type that resembles whimsical triangle shaped hats maturing from green to red. Fruits are crunchy and may develop a slight heat in hot dry weather. Plants are 3’ by 3’ with an open crown habit which can benefit from a cage or staking since they produce 50 or more fruits. Suitable for containers. 2017 AAS winner. 65 days from transplant. Great for stuffing as appetizers, pickling or roasting!
4,000 seeds/oz.; 21-26 days, 72°F.
Start early indoors and transplant well after last frost. Grow seedlings at 62°F night temperature and 70°F day temperature. Lower temperatures permanently reduce plant productivity.
Scovilles are a measure of heat.