Here is the Lemon Drop Pepper also known as the ají limon pepper, Capsicum baccatum, Scoville units: 10,000 ~ 30,000 SHU. Do not let the sunny yellow color fool you! This variety originates from Peru with a nice kick of heat. The citrus-like, lemon-flavored pepper which is a popular seasoning pepper in Peru can produce over 100 fruits per plant! The Lemon Drop Pepper combines the heat of a cayenne with a lovely citrus baccatum flavor. Plants are heavy producers with 2 to 3 inch fruits covering this Peruvian variety. Excellent for cooking, freezing, hot sauce and salsas! Plants get to around 5 feet tall. Open pollinated 80 days.
Lemon Drop Pepper