Also known as the yellow cayenne chile pepper or golden cayenne pepper, the Cayenne Golden is a more interesting and hotter version of the Red Cayenne pepper. If you are looking for a beautiful, outstanding pepper plant to grow golden peppers, this will be an amazing plant for you to grow. With attractive shape and color, this Golden Cayenne pepper plant will add variety and beauty to your garden or backyard. When compared to the Red Cayenne pepper, the golden Cayenne pepper has smoother skin and fewer wrinkles, has hotter heat, and grows longer (about 4-6 inches long).
The Golden Cayenne’s flavor profile is a sweeter, tart, smoky flavor with intense, strong heat. If you wait until the pepper matures fully, you'll get the full, unforgettable heat! These peppers are great to use for Creole, Cajun, and Southern cooking and can be roasted, grilled, and used in hot sauces, jam, jellies, and salsas.
Species: Capsicum Annuum
Heat Level: 30,000-50,000 Scoville heat units
Days to Harvest: 80+ Days
# of Seeds per Packet: 10+ Pepper Seeds
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