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Database of Chilli Pepper Varieties


FRESNO

Species: Annuum | Origin: USA | Heat: Medium
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Fresno peppers are similar in shape and heat to jalapeño peppers (5-700 SHU) and are grown extensively in California, Texas and New Mexico. This cold tolerant plant grow approximately 2-2.5 ft tall by 20 inches wide and are prolific beaers of upright arrow shaped 2-3 inch long by 1in wide peppers which mature from bright green to orange to a beautiful deep red . The peppers have a slight sweetness about them and are fantastic when used fresh for salsas. Also known as Chile Carbide orChile Cera.


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FRESNO SUPREME

Species: Annuum | Origin: USA | Heat: Medium
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Fresno Supreme is said to produce better quality, more uniform darker green fruits and slightly more pointed in shape compared to a normal Fresno. This variety is resistant to TMV. 4000-6000 SHU


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