Long Slim Red Cayenne is one of the best known hot chili peppers, it is a good long hot chili that always performs well and dries nicely. Long Slim Red Cayenne is a very productive plant, it is upright-growing and reaches about 60cm in height. The plants are covered with long, thin peppers which mature from emerald green to a scarlet red in approximately 70 days. This very attractive plants also make quite a spectacle when grown as a conservatory or patio plant. Producing an abundance of very wrinkled fruits that grow 12 to 15 cm long, the fruits have thin flesh and are used fresh in hot sauces or dried and ground for cayenne pepper. At a heat level of around 30,000 to 50,000 Scoville heat units.