Hot Paper Lantern

Hot Paper Lantern Guide: Heat, Flavor, Uses

What are Hot Paper Lantern peppers? Habaneros are known for their tropical flair – Caribbean sweet is their thing. So, too, for the Hot Paper Lantern, with a few distinct differences. It’s a tropical-sweet habanero-type pepper with even bigger heat (150,000 to 400,000 Scoville heat …

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cumari do para

Cumari do Para Guide: Heat, Flavor, Uses

What are Cumari do Para? The Brazilian Cumari do Para may be tiny – it sized more like a pea than a pepper – but boy this chili pepper can bite. It can run from medium-heat to extra-hot, with the potential for habanero-level heat (50,000 …

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Calico pepper

Calico Pepper Guide: Heat, Flavor, Uses

What are Calico peppers? The Calico pepper is full of beautiful fruits, there’s no doubt. Their black and red cone-like pods are reminiscent (in terms of color) the dramatically beautiful Black Pearl. But it’s the foliage that really steals the scene here. The green leaves …

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Apache pepper

Apache Pepper Guide: Heat, Flavor, Uses

What are Apache peppers? Best known for its compact shape, the Apache pepper is a dwarf plant perfect for container gardening, both indoors (in a sunny corner or window sill) and out. But don’t let the size of the plant lull you into thinking there’s …

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