Aji Mochero


The Aji Mochero (aka Habanero Limon, Beni Highlands, Hot Lemon) is renowned for being one of the oldest of the Peruvian heirloom varieties, reported to be over 2000 years old according to archaeological records. These chillies are pungent and fruity with delicious citrus flavours. A prolific producer, as well as being a cold tolerant variety because of its origins in the high altitudes in the Andes.

Region: Peru

Heat Level: 7

Fruit Matures: green to yellow

Fruit Size: 5 - 6 cm long

Plant Size: 50 cm tall

Seeds: 15 - 20

Price: $3.90