Hot Pepper (Capsicum sinense 'Jamaican Hot Chocolate') in the Peppers Database

Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: Jamaica

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Habanero
Other: Sinense
Pepper Shape: Other: Ribbed ovoid prune shape
Fruit Length: 2 - 2.25 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1.25 - 1.75 inches
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Brown (Chocolate)
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 80 - 90 green, 100 reddish to chocolate brown
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 400,000
Heat: Ultra Hot >300K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 24 - 40 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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