Hot Pepper (Capsicum sinense 'West Indian') in the Peppers Database

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: Antigua and Barbuda
Hybridizer or Originator: Caribbean Agricultural Research & Development

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Habanero
Other: Sinense.
Pepper Shape: Tapered
Squat
Wrinkled
Other: Ovoid
Fruit Length: 1.5 - 2.5 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1 - 1.75 inches
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 80-90 green, 100 red.
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 200,000+
Heat: Hot 30K-300K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 20 - 30 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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