Hot Pepper (Capsicum baccatum 'Brazilian Starfish') in the Peppers Database

Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: Brazil

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Other: Baccatum
Pepper Shape: Squat
Other: Flattened with projecting scalloped edges like a starfish
Fruit Length: 0.75 - 1 inch
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1.25 - 1.5 inches
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 80-90 color not specified
Wall Thickness: Thick
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 5000 green, 40,000 red ripe.
Heat: Medium Hot 2.5-30K SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 30 - 36 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 24 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual


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