Hot Pepper (Capsicum annuum 'Leutschauer Paprika') in the Peppers Database

Vegetables
Heredity: Open Pollinated
History: Brought to Martrafued, Hungary from what was then Leutschau, Slovakia in 1800s.
Country of Origin: Slovakia

Data specific to Peppers (Edit)
General Type: Paprika
Pepper Shape: Tapered
Fruit Length: 2.5-3.5"
Fruit Width at Shoulders: 1.5"
Fruit Ripening Color Sequence: Green to Red
Days to First Harvest and Maturity: 85 days (color not specified)
Scoville Heat Units (approximate SHU): 800-1000
Heat: Mild 100-2500 SHU

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 24-36"
Plant Spread: 15"
Fruit: Showy
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual

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