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The largest pepper in the Naga family, the King Naga has an incredibly high heat level and a fruity flavor. The King Naga pepper is both wider and longer than the Naga ViperNaga Morich, and Dorset Naga. Although it has not officially been test, it is believed that the King Naga pepper is as hot as the Naga Viper. 

In 2011, the King Naga's relative, the Naga Viper, was briefly named the hottest pepper in the world by Guinness World Records, but it was eventually topped by the Trinidad Moruga ScorpionTrinidad Scorpion Butch T, and Carolina Reaper.  as measured by Warwick University.  Its heat level is similar to the Trinidad Moruga Scorpion and the Naga Morich, and its slow burn is comparable to that of the Ghost pepper. The Naga Viper's flavor is described as fruity and sweet, but its spicy heat level eventually kicks in to create a extreme burn. 


Species:Capsicum Chinense


Heat Level: 900,000 to 1,382,118 SHUs  


Type: SuperHot


Origin: India


Days to Harvest: 150+ Days


Seeds per Packet: 10+ Pepper Seeds 

King Naga

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