The team at Unwins present these beautiful Scotch Bonnet plants for sale – three plants – all for only £4.95!
They are exceptionally hot and are not for the faint hearted.
The Scotch Bonnet is also known as the Scotty Bons or Bonney peppers. They have a squashed bell shaped fruit and are full of flavour and intense heat and they belong to the same species as the habanero.
Scotch Bonnets can have a scoville heat unit rating of 100,000–350,000 Scoville Units.
These peppers are used to flavour many different dishes and cuisines worldwide. Scotch bonnets have a flavour distinct from its habanero cousin.
Ripe scotch bonnets change from green to orange to red.