Habanero, Red

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Habanero, Red
Classification C. chinense
Type habanero
Fruit color red
Fruit shape pendant
Fruit size small
Heat level very hot
Scoville Heat Units (SHU) 100,000–350,000
Maturity late
Variety type open-pollinated
Country Mexico
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Habanero Red - ripe fruit. 2014-10-01.


This is the red version of the habanero pepper. 1-1.5" long peppers with a tapered end. Extremely hot!

Seed source:

1. The Sample Seed Shop 13
2. NESeed 13

Year grown: 2014

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


  • According to Wikipedia, the habanero chili comes from the Amazonas region, and it was spread through Mexico. The first domesticated habanero was dated at 8,500 years old, and it was found at an archaeological dig in Mexico.
  • Common colors are orange and red, but there are also white, brown, and pink habanero peppers available.

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