Spicy exchange / 2023
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Among the NuMex pepper varieties, lemon spice jalapeños stand out with their visually striking bright yellow fruit. Their (SHU) range falls between 2,500 and 5,000, making them slightly milder than standard jalapeños.
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Jalafuego peppers, falling into the category of giant varieties, reach lengths of approximately 4 inches. Despite their substantial size, these peppers pack a fiery punch, with the mildest one coming in at 4,000 SHU.
Pot-a-peno peppers are a specially bred jalapeño variety designed with a compact growth habit, making them an ideal choice for cultivation in hanging baskets or containers.
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