Lemon Drop’ Hot Pepper

Capsicum baccatum

Traditionally used in Peru, this beautiful yellow pepper is slightly milder than most habaneros and has a slight citrus flavour.

Water: Moderate to Wet/Moist

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

Habit: 2 to 7' tall

Light: Full Sun

Soil: Average

Origin: South America

Lemon Drop’ Hot Pepper