Scientific Classification

Capsicum Chinense

Heat rating in Scovilles:

125000 – 325000

The Fatalii is a chili pepper that originated in central and southern Africa. Sometimes spelled Fatalli, this is a habanero relative.

Fatalii plants grow on average to about 2 feet, but can grow as tall as 4 feet. Fatalii Peppers are green when young and turn yellow as they mature with fruits around 3″ long.  Fatalii’s thrive in full sun and do well in pots.

TASTE: A very popular pepper for their great flavor, described as having a fruity, sweet, citrus flavor with a searing heat that is comparable to a standard habanero.

Have more information?

How accurate is this information? If you notice any inaccuracies, or want to contribute additional info or photos, please feel free to contribute by contacting me.

Explore More Peppers