De Bresse Orange
From Tatiana's TOMATOBase
|De Bresse Orange|
|Fruit shape||conical, long|
|Scoville Heat Units (SHU)||5,000-10,000|
|Variety type||offtype, unknown|
- 3-4" long cylindrical fruits with blunt end, 0.75" in diameter, thicker walls than what you would normally expect from such a slim pepper, moderately juicy, medium to very hot with very good flavor. Easy to dry. Fruits turn from green to vibrant orange color when fully ripe.
- Nathalie Antaya of Saint-Robert, Quebec, Canada (QUE AN N) 12 / Seed Savers Heritage Farm, Decorah, Iowa (IA SSE HF) / AUST PO M
Year grown: 2013
- A stray seed or a cross of De Bresse pepper, discovered in 2013 by Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T) in a packet of De Bresse pepper seeds that she received from a fellow SODC member, Nathalie Antaya of Saint-Robert, Quebec, Canada (QUE AN N).
- It is unclear how stable it is.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). De Bresse - ripe fruit. 2013-07-10.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). De Bresse Orange No.3 - ripe fruit. 2013-08-16.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|