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Bulgarian Carrot Pepper Seeds

Bulgarian Carrot Pepper Seeds

  • Germination rate: 77%
  • Plant size: 2 ft.
  • Pod size: 3-4"
  • Origin: Bulgaria
  • Species: Annuum
  • SHU: 20,000-30,000
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Rumor is that the Bulgarian Carrot Pepper was smuggled out of Russia during the late 1980s, and made its way through Europe, the Caribbean, and then the United States!

This compact plant grows up to 2 ft tall and does well growing in containers as well as in cooler climates. The fruity pepper grows to three to four inches tall and resembles a bright orange carrot, with its pointy shape and fluorescent orange skin. They ripen from green to yellow, and then finally orange.  

The Bulgarian Carrot has a crunchy texture with a sweet yet tangy flavor, and they produce a burst of heat. these peppers are great for salsas, roasting, stir fry, and grilling.

  • Species: Capsicum Annuum 
  • Heat Level: 20,000-30,000 SHUs
  • Type: Medium Hot
  • Flavor: Sweet, Tangy
  • Germination Rate: 77%
  • OriginBulgaria  
  • Pod Size: 3-4"
  • Plant Height: 2 ft.
  • Days to Harvest70+ Days 

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Customer Reviews

Based on 17 reviews
good germination

All the seeds germinated, but the plant did not do anything untill mid-summer, and it kept getting attacked by aphids early in the season. To me it's not worth the hassel of growing peppers that are pretty basic.

Scott Wilson
Color for garden

Got 7 our of 10 plants going good . Happy with the seeds I chose from pepper joes . Thanks !

Brian Meyer
100% germination

The Bulgarian carrott pepper seeds had 100% germination. The fish pepper seeds had 80%. Overall very satisfied.

Nothing like a carrot

100% germination with heat mat 75 degrees F, humidity dome and light on a 16/8 cycle. About a foot tall right now and monstrous. These plants could really hold some fruit if it were time. Nothing like the piddly germination rates of carrots.

Amelie Hale

Every seed sprouted! We make hot sauce from these peppers. I live at 5000 feet they will stay in the greenhouse for another 6 weeks Sprouted fast ,all at same time.