|The cutlivar, 'Valentine' measures .5 inches by .4 inches. It reaches five feet in height with dark green foilage and multiple stems. Leaves can measure seven inches in length. An average plant will produce 40 pods. Mature color of pods is red. Shape of pod is pendant.
C. baccatum has a growing period of four months. Pods can measure 1/2 to 1 inch in length. These species tends to have a spicy, fruity flavor which goes well with fish. Pods measure between 30,000 and 50,000 Scoville heat units.