C. chinense varieties

Capsicum chinense is often referred to as Habanero but it’s by no means limited to this variety.  This species includes many of the world’s most pungent chili peppers (but there also are some totally mild varieties) including the following:

  • Habanero
  • Scotch Bonnet
  • Ají Limo
  • Ají dulce
  • Rocotillo
  • Red Savina
  • Naga Jolokia