Queen Laurie

(Capsicum baccatum)

By Jim (Habanero) Duffy

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Queen Laurie (Capsicum baccatum)

The Queen Laurie pepper is from Peru. Also called Queen Laury. It ripens from green to orange. It is very crunchy and sweet. It has a heat level above a jalapeno. The fruit of the Queen Laurie chile plant can get over 4 inches long and average about a 1/2 inch in diameter. The Queen Laurie chile plants like other bacattum varieties can get over 4 feet tall.

This is a great medium sauce pepper. Very fruity in flavor. These chile plants grow very fast so be prepared to stake your Queen Laurie chile plant.

At Refining Fire Chiles we isolate our seed production plants to avoid cross-pollination with other chile species. If you want to try it yourself contact us for seeds, plants (March-August) and fresh chiles (September).

We also grow the Trinidad 7 Pot, Trinidad Scorpion, Naga Morich, Chocolate Habanero and many other Hot Chile Pepper plant varieties!