Hot Pepper (Capsicum baccatum 'Aji Cito') in the Peppers Database

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: Peru

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Other: Baccatum
Pepper Shape: Tapered
Cylindrical
Fruit Length: 2 - 3 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.75 - 1 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Yellow
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 80 green. 90 yellow
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 80,000 - 100,000
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: 30 - 40 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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