Pepper hot (Capsicum annuum)


A Tapas pepper, ‘Padron’ originates in Northern Spain, from the town of Padrón, this is the original heritage seed strain, 0 to 10,000 SHU. The fruits are 4cm long, deep green and sweet however it occasional produces a hot fruit, so be warned, best fried or grilled.

English common name: Chili Pepper

Scoville units / heat level: 0 to 10,000

Average fruit size: 4 x 2cm (length x width)

Average fruits per plant: 25

Plant type: indeterminate (needs support)

Maturity: early

Production: greenhouse and outdoors in pots

Culinary use: Fried or grilled and eaten with a cool beer.