Plant Information

Hot Lemon Pepper

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Capsicum annuum

Common Name: Hot Pepper

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: 

The more you harvest, the more your plants will produce! Hot Lemon’s 3- to 4-in. (8- to 10-cm) fruits ripen to yellow, but are also very flavorful when green. As hot as any Cayenne, these peppers have a truly unique flavor.

Grower Information:

Exclusively Burpee!
This heirloom from Ecuador produces 3 to 4-in. (8 to 10-cm) fruits that ripen to yellow, but are also very fl avorful when green. The skin is tender and the aroma is spicy with a hint of pine woods. As hot as any Cayenne, these peppers have a truly unique fl avor and are best used fresh in sauces, or for drying. The more you harvest, the more your plants will produce!