Hot Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Elephant's Trunk') in the Peppers Database

Also sold as:
Elephant Trunk

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Cayenne
Pepper Shape: Tapered
Fruit Length: 5 - 10"
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.75 - 1"
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70 pale green, 85-90 red.
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 5,000 - 10,000
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: 18 - 24"
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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