Plant Care Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Taxonomy

Capsicum chinense 'Trinidad Scorpion'
Capsicum
Solanaceae
Solanales

How to care for Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Water

How often to water your Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Water needs for Trinidad Moruga Scorpion
0.5 cups
every 9

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Trinidad Moruga Scorpion in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Trinidad Moruga Scorpion: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Trinidad Moruga Scorpion in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Trinidad Moruga Scorpion: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Trinidad Moruga Scorpion after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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