Hot Pepper Seeds - Jamaica Hot Red

Hot Pepper Seeds - Jamaica Hot Red

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $6.59
1 Ounce $66.19 ($66.19/ounce)
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  • Thin-skinned hot pepper for salsas, sauces and marinades
  • Compact and dense growth with a high yield
  • Grow for eating or as ornamental in the garden
  • Scoville Scale: >100,000 Units
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 2 to 6 inches
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Upright

Flavor Profile Extra Hot; 250K - 300K
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages High Yielding
Plant Resistance Deer

About Hot Pepper Seeds - Jamaica Hot Red

Capsicum annuum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Chile

Grow heirloom peppers - Jamaica Hot Red Pepper Seeds - 100,000-200,000 Scovilles:

Compact plant yielding an abundance of thin skinned hot peppers. Squashed in shape, much like a lantern, these peppers hail from Jamaica as their name suggests. Great for use in salsas, sauces and marinades. Jamaica Hot Red Peppers can even be eaten fresh if you can stand the intense heat!

Planting Information

Planting Hot Pepper Seeds - Jamaica Hot Red

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 12 to 18 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 90 to 120 days
View our Pepper Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 71
1 Ounce 5,000

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