Desperado (Hybrid)

Hot Pepper

Desperado is a large-fruited Anaheim type pepper with mid-early maturity and great yield potential on a sturdy mid-size plant with good cover. Fruit are light green with an attractive glossy look and thick walls. Fruits ‘decap’ well, making them well suited for fresh and processing markets. Pungency is mild and ideal for roasting.

Scoville Heat Units: ~ 50 – 500

  • Quality, smooth fruit
  • Low pungency ideal for roasting
  • ‘Decaps’ well
  • Well suited as a dual purpose Anaheim
  • Experimental# SHP8702