Pepper hot (Capsicum baccatum)

Orange Glow

‘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)

Maturity: mid

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.