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

Year Introduced: 2006
Heredity: Hybrid
History: Improved Santa Fe type
Hybridizer or Originator: Seminis

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
Disease Resistance: Tobacco Mosaic Virus
General Type: New Mexican
Pepper Shape: Other: Cone
Fruit Length: 3 - 4"
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1.5 - 2"
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Other: Cream to Yellow to Rosy Orange to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 66 creamy white, 85 ripe red. Often picked yellow.
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 500-600
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"
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Awards and Recognitions: AAS (All-America Selection®): 2006


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