Here is the Aji Cito Pepper, Capsicum baccatum, Scoville units: 10,000 ~ 80,000 SHU. This variety originates from Peru and is a heavy producer! The strong citrus flavor makes this variety among the most desired peppers in the entire Capsicum baccatum family and widely used through out Peru. Plants can get to 5 feet tall producing hundreds of pods about 2 inches long turning from green to yellow to sunset orange. It is best to grow out in full sun but can grow well in partial shade. This pepper variety likes to be pruned and will double the production after pruning. Open pollinated 90 days.
Aji Cito Pepper