Tags: Heirloom Open Pollinated

Growing Practices: No Pesticides No Herbicides No Fungicides

Latin Name: Capsicum chinense

Days to Maturity: 90-120


Congo Black-(Capsicum chinense)-The Congo Black is also known as the Chocolate habanero. It comes from the Island of Trinidad.Closely related to the Jamaican Hot Chocolate habanero but this type grows larger pods and the color is slightly darker. Still one of the hottest peppers in the Caribbean. Pods mature to a light or dark chocolate brown and get up to 3 inches long by 2 inches wide. Use in sauces like Jerk sauce but this variety has even been used in a dessert called a Chocolate Habanero Torte! The Congo Black Chile plants grow up to 4 feet tall.

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Congo Black

Unit SizePriceDescription
1 Packet $3.99 10+ Seeds


Refining Fire Chiles

Lindale, GA, United States (Zone 10a)
Established in 2004
1.00 acres in production

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