Mariachi Hot Pepper

Capsicum annuum 

Growing Zones 4-12
  • Height: 18-24″
  • Width: 18-24″
  • Spacing:  18-24″
  • Days to Maturation:  66 Days
  • Location: Full Sun
  • Water:  Average

 

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Description

Taste spicy but only mildly hot. Freeze to provide fresh spicy peppers all winter. Excellent for making salsa & pickling. Heat & stress tolerant. 500-600 Scovilles 2006 AAS Winner! Delicious, mild, fleshy fruits are low in pungency, with Scoville readings of just 500 to 600 when grown under non-stressed conditions. Large fruits mature red but are usually harvested yellow. Ready a full 10 days earlier than most other chile types. Delicate gourmet flavor with fruity overtones lends itself well to cooking, grilling, pickling and salads. Widely adaptable, 24″ plants set 4″ by 2″ fruits continually throughout the season.

Disease Resistant:  TMV

500-600  Scovilles