Hot Pepper (Capsicum sinense 'Aribibi Gusano') in the Peppers Database

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Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: Bolivia

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Habanero
Other: Sinense
Pepper Shape: Wrinkled
Other: Wormlike appearance
Fruit Length: 1 - 1.5 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.25 - 0.5 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Other: Green to Pale Yellow to Creamy White
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 80 - 90 color not specified
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 200,000 - 300,000
Heat: Hot 30K-300K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 12 - 24 inches
Fruit: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger


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Posted by poisondartfrog on Aug 27, 2014 3:56 PM

Quite hot, creamy, smoky, nutty flavor.

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