Cayenne Long Thin

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Cayenne Long Thin
Classification C. annuum
Type cayenne
Fruit color red
Fruit shape conical, long
Fruit size medium
Heat level very hot
Scoville Heat Units (SHU) 30,000–50,000
Maturity midseason
Variety type heirloom, open-pollinated
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Cayenne Long Thin - ripe fruits. 2013-08-15.


2' tall plants. Beautiful slender and long peppers that turn bright-red. Up to 6" long and 0.5" in diameter. Very hot and delicious flavor. High yields. Dries easily.

Seed source:

1. Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds 13
2. local nursery

Year grown: 2013

Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)


  • An old heirloom variety, named for the city of Cayenne in French Guiana.
  • Cayenne pepper is known for its health benefits - see [1]

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