Hot Pepper (Capsicum baccatum 'Aji Brazilian Red Pumpkin') in the Peppers Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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Posted by DanCarmona (Fort Wayne, Indiana - Zone 5a) on Jan 15, 2012 10:20 AM

Capsicum: Baccatum
Origin: Bolivia
PI: 441519
Flower: erect, rotate, small
Petals: white, yellow or tan spots
Spots: green or yellow-brown
Calyx: no or small 5 teeth
Pods: 1½"L X 1"W green > orange > red
Seed: yellow-brown
Leaves: smooth, relatively small
Plant height: 24-36"
Maturity: 90 Days
Habit: bush
Scoville units: 30,000-50,000


Germ. Time: 2 wk. > 2 mo

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