About Sweet Heat

56 days. Early and prolific, this pepper blends sweetness and gentle smoky heat (230–330 SHU) with the nutritional bonus of having 65 percent more vitamin C than the average pepper. Fruits are 3.5” by 1.5” on a compact bushy plant, well-suited to containers.

About Pepper, Hot

Many shapes. Degrees of heat are measured in Scoville heat units (SHU).

Pot Size & Price
3.5-in. pot
Sunlight Exposure
Full Sun
Plant Traits
Cold Sensitive

Other varieties of Pepper, Hot

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Photo from All American Selections

Flaming Flare

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Photo from Seed Savers Exchange

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