Hot Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Crimson Hot') in the Peppers Database

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: USA

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: New Mexican
Pepper Shape: Tapered
Other: Triangular
Fruit Length: 5 - 7 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1.25 - 1.5 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70-80 green, 85 red.
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 2000
Heat: Mild 100-2500 SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 18 - 24 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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