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Serrano Huasteca
AltName Serrano Huasteca +
Country Mexico  +
Description Came to me as 'Serrano Hausteca', but the Came to me as 'Serrano Hausteca', but the region in Spain where this pepper allegedly came from is called Huasteca, and not Hausteca. So the name was obviously misspelled. Plants are quite unusual, with more narrow dark green leaves, and slightly woolly appearance. Long and narrow pods, 0.5" in diameter and 2-3" long, turning from dark green to red. Medium-hot and very flavorful. Excellent for dehydrating and makes delicious hot paprika. Very prolific. akes delicious hot paprika. Very prolific.
Heat level hot  +
History * SSE PEPPER 2007. Misspelled as [[Serrano * SSE PEPPER 2007. Misspelled as [[Serrano Hausteca]] in SSE Yearbooks. * First offered in the Seed Savers 2001 Yearbook by Keith A. Seeger of Glenview, Illinois (IL SE K), seeds from CV Sh2. * La Huasteca is a geographical and cultural region located in Mexico along the Gulf of Mexico which includes parts of the states of Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Puebla, Hidalgo, San Luis Potosí, Querétaro, and Guanajuato. * Introduced commercially by [[:Category:Tomato Seeds|Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds]] in 2015. s|Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds]] in 2015.
Maturity midseason  +
Member code Category:B.C KO T +
Pepper Classification C. annuum  +
Pepper fruit color red  +
Pepper fruit shape cylinder  +
Pepper fruit size small  +
Pepper type serrano  +
Scoville Heat Units (SHU) 10,000–25,000  +
Seed source Seed Savers Heritage Farm, Decorah, Iowa (IA SSE HF) 13 / Keith A. Seeger of Glenview, Illinois (IL SE K) 02 / CV Sh2
Variety type open-pollinated  +
Vendor Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +
Year grown 2014  +
Categories Pepper List  + , Hot Peppers  + , Red Peppers  + , B.C KO T  + , Pepper Seeds  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 30 October 2014 18:52:26  +
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