A high quality Jalapeno variety, EL SCORCHO produces high volumes of large, smooth skinned fruit which have a moderate pungency level. The fruit has a classic bullet shape with blunt tips and are very uniform. EL SCORCHO is a mid-maturing variety which is highly adaptable with vigorous, strong plants. EL SCORCHO chillies can be harvested when they are either green or red.
Fruit mature from dark green to red colour
Fruit size approximately 9cm x 3cm
Pungency levels of 4,000-6,000 Scoville units
A hybrid variety
Covered production is possible year round