Juanita Sweet Pepper (Piquanté)


Species: Capsicum Baccatum

SHU (Scoville Heat Rating): 1 000 – 5 000

Flavour: Sweet

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Peppadew” is the brand name of the Juanita “piquanté” peppers grown in the Limpopo province of South Africa that have been pickled and sweetened. They are a low heat medium thick fleshed pepper, described it as “peppery” but “sweet as the dew,” hence the name. They became very popular in South Africa in the 2000s, especially as a pizza topping.

Small Seed Pack (10 seeds minimum), Medium Seed Pack (25 seeds minimum)