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Fish Pepper Seeds

Fish Pepper Seeds

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The Fish pepper is quite an eye-catching, all-around beautiful pepper! Its wonderful flavors were kept as a secret ingredient throughout the Caribbean; however, it was eventually released to the public growing community by William Woys Weaver back in 1995.

Fish pepper plants are productive and produce high yields of these brilliant fruits. Very easy to grow in gardens and containers, they can also be wonderful ornamental pepper plants with pretty variegated leaves and colorful pods. Fish peppers have a beautiful ripening stage as they start a creamy white color, changing into a light green with dark green stripes and markings, to a vibrant orange with dark red and brown streaks.

The name is most likely correlated to the chili's popular use with seafood. The variegated Fish Pepper was traditionally used in oyster and crab houses in the northeastern United States. Fish chili peppers are a feast for the eyes with the colorful young cream-colored peppers that were used for adding a kick to the creamy sauces that topped seafood. With heat and flavor similar to the Jalapeño and Cayenne, you’ll fall in love with this gem.

  • Species: Capsicum Annuum
  • Heat Level: 5,000-30,000+ SHUs
  • Type: Medium Hot
  • Flavor: Sweet, Fruity, Spicy
  • Origin: Caribbean
  • Pod Size: 3"
  • Plant Height: 2-3 ft.
  • Days to Harvest: 80+ Days

Add a little bit of heat to your garden with our Medium Hot Pepper Seeds!


  • Heat Level:
  • Plant Size: 3 ft.
  • Pod Size: 3"
  • Origin: Caribbean
  • Species: Annuum
  • SHU: 5,000-30,000+
  • Days to Harvest: 80 - 89 days

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Based on 17 reviews
Anthony Rinelli
Fish pepper seeds

All 5 seeds germinated in 6 days. I am using Klean Kelp from bloom city in my water from the start. I'm absolutely excited for all my seedlings. My scoth brain, fatally and white ghost seeds all germinated in 7 days. Thank you pepper Joe's, I'm a customer for life!