Database of Chilli Pepper Varieties
CHAO TIAN JIAO FACING HEAVEN)
Species: Annuum | Origin: China | Heat: Hot
This is a pungent variety grown in Szechuan province of China. The fruits are very aromatic with a great citrus flavour and ripen to a bright claret red.Pods have a good pungency with an intense start to the burn mellowing after a while. It is also called 'Facing Heaven' or 'Heaven Chile' on the account of the fruits grow pointing towards the sky.
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