Do you love pickling and preserving flavorful hot peppers? The Red Cherry Hot pepper is the one for you! Also known as the Cherry Bomb pepper, the well-known Hot Cherry Pepper is named for its cherry-like shape but it’s the flavors that people keep coming back for. With medium heat and a sweet taste, the Red Cherry Pepper is great to add to a variety of culinary uses. The Red Spicy Cherry pepper is very fleshy and juicy and is great for putting in vinegar and stuffing. It is indispensable in meals where you need a hot pepper with substance, and it is a perfect garnish for many dishes. There is a reason the Cherry is so popular!
The sweet Cherry Hot peppers will ripen from green to red, and we recommend harvesting them when they turn red for their irreplaceable flavors. If you frequently harvest, this will help improve the plant’s yield and you’ll get an abundance of peppers. The Red Cherry pepper will grow to 1-inch long with thick walls.
Heat Level: 5,000 – 15,000 SHUs
Days to Harvest: 85+ Days
Seeds per Packet: 10+ Pepper Seeds
Love sweet-tasting peppers? Expand your growing list by looking into our list of sweet and bell peppers seeds! We also grow sweet pepper plants for those who want a head start in growing peppers.
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