Chile De Arbol’ Hot Pepper

Capsicum annuum

A fiery hot pepper with a smokey taste, originally from Chihuahua. Seen most often in pepper strings (ristras) or wreaths as fruits retain their bright red color when dried. Plants mature into beautiful small trees with woody stems.

Water: Moderate

Hardiness: Frost tender, but can perennialize if protected from frost

Habit: 2 to 5' tall

Light: Full Sun

Soil: Average

Origin: Chihuahua, Mexico

Chile De Arbol’ Hot Pepper