- A taste-test favorite
- Up to 9 in. long, glossy red fruits
- Lower heat and sweeter than many cayenne peppers
- Vigorous plants
- Use either fresh or dried
A favorite for flavor and garden performance in our test gardens. Sugar Blaze Cayenne Pepper combines a juicy sweetness with a little less heat than many cayenne peppers. The fruits will spice up salsas and other recipes—or dry and enjoy year-round. Prolific plants produce plenty of high-quality, large, up to 9 in. long, fruits with thick walls. Fruits start out green and ripen to a glossy red. For best results, plant pepper plants in full sun. 80-85 DAYS.