Pepper Garden at the Huntsville Botanical Garden
© by Wallace Phillips, used
The peppers listed on this page have a hotness rating of 1 - 99
A rating of 1 - 99 means that the pepper is spicy to mildly hot.
The rating means one ounce of the pepper will make that many ounces
of sauce detectably hot. Most of the large-fruited roasting peppers
from the Soutwest United States and Mexico are in this range.
Pepper photos shown in order of their heat level.
Note: This pepper is 1 on scale when green, 90 on scale when
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Updated December 24, 2022 - Back to Pepper