Pepper hot (Capsicum baccatum)
‘Orange Glow’ is a capsicum baccatum type with 11 cm long glossy mild hot orange fruits ideal for Mexican chili recipes, ground into spicy soups, pickled for winter cooking or chopped into salads 10,000 SHU level.
English common name: Chili Pepper
Scoville units / heat level: 10,000
Average fruit size: 11 x 4cm (length x width)
Average fruits per plant: 25
Plant type: indeterminate (needs support)
Production: greenhouse and outdoors in pots
Culinary use: Sliced in hot salads, chopped in salsas or dried and ground into spicy soups.
Note: handle fruits with care, washing hands thoroughly after handling the fruits, due to the heat level.