Hot Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Purple Serrano') in the Peppers Database

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: Mexico

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Serrano
Pepper Shape: Other: Bullet shaped
Fruit Length: 2 - 3 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.75 - 1 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Other: Green to Purple to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70-75 green, 85 purple
Wall Thickness: Thick
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 8000 - 22,000
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 - 36 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

Serrano Purple  Flower shape & size:·starlike,19mm

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