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|Scoville Heat Units (SHU)||0|
- Large orange bell peppers with very good sweet flavor.
- Marcel Joosten, The Netherlands 11
Year grown: 2013
- A spontaneous mutation of a Dutch sweet pepper 'Propa'. It was marketed in 1987-1990 by the seed company Rijk Zwaan in De Lier (Netherlands), initially under the number '35-01 RZ ' and later under the name 'Salsa'.
- This was a quite unusual mutation, as the fruits have darker orange color compared to all other commercially marketed orange peppers.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Salsa A - ripe fruit. 2013-08-20.
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Facts about Salsa (Pepper)
|Description||Large orange bell peppers with very good sweet flavor.|
|Heat level||sweet +|
|History||* A spontaneous mutation of a Dutch sweet … * A spontaneous mutation of a Dutch sweet pepper 'Propa'. It was marketed in 1987-1990 by the seed company Rijk Zwaan in De Lier (Netherlands), initially under the number '35-01 RZ ' and later under the name 'Salsa'.
|Member code||B.C KO T +|
|Pepper Classification||C. annuum +|
|Pepper fruit color||orange +|
|Pepper fruit shape||bell +|
|Pepper fruit size||large +|
|Pepper type||bell +|
|Scoville Heat Units (SHU)||0 +|
|Seed source||Marcel Joosten, The Netherlands 11|
|Variety type||open-pollinated +|
|Year grown||2013 +|