Hot Pepper (Capsicum baccatum 'Inca Red Drop') in the Peppers Database

Heredity: Open Pollinated
Country of Origin: Peru

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Other: Baccatum
Pepper Shape: Tapered
Other: Teardrop
Fruit Length: 1 - 2 inches
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 0.5 - 0.75 inch
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Orange to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 70-80 Yellow green, 90 orange-red
Wall Thickness: Medium
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 7000 - 25,000
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: 20 - 36 inches
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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