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

Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: South America

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Wax
Pepper Shape: Other: Conical
Fruit Length: 1.25 - 2.5 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.5 - 1 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Yellow to Orange to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70 - 80 yellow, 85 Orange/Red
Wall Thickness: Thick
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 1500 - 6000
Heat: Medium Hot 2.5-30K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 20 - 32 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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