Originating as an off-type plant in a greenhouse full of Bhut Jolokia and Dorset Naga, Bengle Naga has wrinkled fruit that change from light green to red as they mature. The fruit have an elongated wedge shape and measure about 20 x 60mm. Given this variety’s pedigree, the fruit deliver magnificently on the heat, reaching in excess of 900,000 SHU. Ranking among the hottest chillies in the world, it packs enough heat to challenge even the most hardcore thrill seekers.The plants can be quite tall and are better grown in the ground or large pots.
Scolville Rating: 732,000–923,000 SHU