Hot Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Hinkel Hatz') in the Peppers Database

Also sold as:
Hinkelhatz

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
History: There is also a yellow version
Country of Origin: Netherlands and United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Popular among the Pennsylvania Dutch

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Wax
Pepper Shape: Other: Shaped like a Hinkel Hatz (chicken heart)
Fruit Length: 0.75 - 1.5 inch
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.5 - 0.75 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70-80 green, 90 red.
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 30,000 - 125,000
Heat: Hot 30K-300K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 15 - 30 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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