Habanero (Capsicum sinense 'Sweet') in the Peppers Database

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Habanero
Pepper Shape: Squat
Fruit Length: 1 - 2 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Orange
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 80 color not specified
Wall Thickness: Thin
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): Most 0 shu. A small percentage may have mild heat, 100-500 shu.
Heat: Sweet<100SHU

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

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