This is a pepper that everyone loves to put in their cooking, and it’s especially a favorable pepper in homemade Italian cooking. Growing to 6-8 inches, you can do a lot of tasty cooking with these peppers. Also known as Long Hot Peppers, Italian Long Peppers, or Italian Long Hots, the Italian Roaster Pepper is a long skinny pepper that is slightly wrinkled and often curvy. Their shape can look awkward and strange but that’s what makes the Italian long hot pepper so special! These long red hot peppers have a unique flavor profile as they are sweet peppers with a mild spice, but you will never forget their smoky sweetness when charred. They will ripe from green to red, and these are perfect to make for stuffed long hot peppers, salads, pizzas, sandwiches, grilling, or whatever your heart desires! The long red chili plant will grow to 18-24 inches tall, and the pods can be ready for harvest in 70 to 80 days.
Species: Capsicum Annuum
Heat Level: 100-1,000 Scoville heat units
Days to Harvest: 70-80+ Days
# of Seeds per Packet: 10+ Pepper Seeds
If you would like to add some Italian peppers to your meals, you can't go wrong with these super delicious peppers like Marconi Italian Red, Marconi Golden Pepper, Corno di Toro Red Peppers, and Corno di Toro Yellow Peppers.