Hot Pepper (Capsicum sinense 'Devil's Tongue') in the Peppers Database

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: USA, Pennsylvania

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Other: Sinense
Pepper Shape: Tapered
Wrinkled
Other: Folded or ribbed
Fruit Length: 2 - 3.5 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1 - 1.5 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Yellow
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 90+ green, 110 golden yellow
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 125,000 - 325,000
Heat: Hot 30K-300K SHU

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

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