This variety is a long and thin pepper that produces unbelievably high yields. Details about 50+ Long Thin RED CAYENNE PEPPER SEEDS HERB HOT FREE SHIPPING. Place the cayenne pepper plant outdoors during the day when it is over 60 degrees Fahrenheit (16 degrees Celsius). Condition:--not specified. Most often dried, Cayenne, powdered or flakes, serves as a multi-purpose spice. 50+ Long Thin RED CAYENNE PEPPER SEEDS HERB HOT FREE SHIPPING. Learn more about them here. First offered in the seed trade by Joseph Breck & Son in 1883 (that I can document). These peppers will mature red and are wrinkled with a mixture of straight and curly fruits. Examine the long narrow peppers on your cayenne pepper plants. Originally from Calabria, Italy, this variety circulated through the Italian-Canadian seed saving community in Toronto before being sent to Joe Sestito in Troy, New York. Cayenne Long Red Slim is excellent for drying, pickling and fresh eating to spice up your chili or salsa. 31 Reviews Add Your Review. Cayenne Long Thin Pepper. Pretty soon, little thin peppers will be hanging down. The Organic Cayenne Long Red Thin Pepper is a very hot pepper that registers 30,000 – 50,000 units on the Scoville scale. A low nitrogen level is necessary; too much nitrogen causes the plants to grow more foliage, rather than pepper fruits. The 2-feet plants are vigorous and quite productive. Item Information. This pepper plant … Cayenne Long Red Thin Pepper (70 days) This is truly an heirloom as the Cayenne is known to be Pre-Columbian in origin. Usually around August, they will have matured and should be about 4 or five inches long with a firm and dark green skin. The cayenne pepper is a thin chili pepper, green to red in color, about 2 to 5 inches long. The “cayenne pepper” spice you find mostly in pizza restaurants is the dried, ground version of this pepper. Not for the squeamish or the bland. Slender, long peppers turn bright red and are very hot. Scoville Heat Units: 30,000 – 50,000 SHU Capsicum Annuum. Otherwise, place it in a sunny window to ensure it gets at least 8 hours of sunlight per day. This heirloom has been popular for many years. Bushy plants reach 60 cm and produce heavy yields of 15cm long, slender peppers that ripen from green to bright red. Try grinding the dried fruits for chili flakes or cayenne powder. The South American pepper's 4-6" long, 1/2" thin fruits, slightly hotter than jalapenos, have a multitude of uses, whether fresh, canned or pickled; excellent steeped in oil or vinegar for flavorful condiments. Resist the urge to pick them when they are only a couple of inches long. They also need a good amount of sunlight, even when indoors, so plant positioning and spacing is critical to the seedling’s survival. Quantity: More than 10 available. It is said to be named after the Cayenne River in French Guyana. Dries beautifully for ristras to hang from the rafters. Look for a waxy appearance in green, red or any color in between and a mature size, from 3 1/2 to 8 inches long, depending on cultivar. Very popular for drying and using as a spice; also used medicinally. Rating: 97 % of 100. It measures around 30,000 units on the heat scale. Heavy yields of finger-width, thin-walled red peppers are great for fresh eating or drying and grow up to 12" long. 85 days from transplant. Beautiful white flowers will be adorning your chili pepper plant. Excellent in all sorts of meat and poultry dishes. Plants, Seeds & Bulbs > Seeds & Bulbs. Grow Organic Heirloom Peppers - Plant Cayenne Long Red Thin Pepper SeedsBe forewarned: this pepper will make you beg for a tall glass of water! Growing cayenne pepper plants requires well-drained soil with a neutral pH. A hot, zesty and pungent organic pepper that is 6" long, but only a 1/2" wide. 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