From Tatiana's TOMATOBase
|Fruit size||very large|
|Scoville Heat Units (SHU)||0|
|Variety type||heirloom, open-pollinated|
- Huge bell pepper, 6" x 4" blocky fruits have thick flesh and turn bright red when ripe. Excellent sweet flavor and top quality. High yields.
Year grown: 2007, 2013
- A very old heirloom pepper, it dates back to the 1900s.
- First offered in the Seed Savers 1991 Yearbook by Calvin E Wait (Unique Seed Service) of Ethel, Missouri (MO WA C), who purchased the seeds from Gleckler Seedmen in 1986.
- SSE PEPPER 188.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2014||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new
|2013|| Terroir Seeds (former Underwood Gardens)
Tomato Growers Supply
Facts about Chinese Giant
|Description||Huge bell pepper, 6" x 4" blocky fruits have thick flesh and turn bright red when ripe. Excellent sweet flavor and top quality. High yields.|
|Heat level||sweet +|
|History||* A very old heirloom pepper, it dates bac … * A very old heirloom pepper, it dates back to the 1900s.
|Member code||B.C KO T +|
|Pepper Classification||C. annuum +|
|Pepper fruit color||red +|
|Pepper fruit shape||bell +|
|Pepper fruit size||very large +|
|Pepper type||bell +|
|Scoville Heat Units (SHU)||0 +|
|Seed source||Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds 06|
|Variety type||heirloom + and open-pollinated +|
|Vendor||Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds +, Gleckler Seedmen +, Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +, Tomato Growers Supply +, Totally Tomatoes + and Terroir Seeds +|
|Year grown||2007 + and 2013 +|