Red Cheese

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Red Cheese
Classification C. annuum
Type cheese
Fruit color red
Fruit shape round, flattened
Fruit size medium
Heat level sweet
Scoville Heat Units (SHU) 0
Maturity midseason
Variety type open-pollinated, commercial
Country unknown


Round and flattened fruits that ripen from green to red. Thick walls, excellent sweet taste. Perfect for stuffing or roasting.

Seed source:

Pinetree Seeds 08

Year grown: 2012

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


  • First offered in the Seed Savers 1992 Yearbook by Jim Stevens of Decorah, Iowa (IA ST J), who purchased seeds from CV Stokes Seeds, Inc..
  • SSE PEPPER 116.

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