On the Scoville Heat Unit Scale, Tabasco peppers range in heat from 30,000 to 50,000. When compared to a typical jalapeno pepper, which has an average SHU of 5,000, tabasco is 6-10 times hotter. In terms of heat and flavour, they are more like to the well-known cayenne pepper. It's a very hot pepper.
Botanical name : Capsicum frutescens
Common name : Tabasco Pepper, HOT
Size at maturity : 1.5"-3"
Days to maturity : 90-95
Light requirement : Full sun
Planting time : summer
Sowing method : Direct sow
Planting depth : ¼”
Plant Spacing : 18”
ships : Year-round
Average seed per ounce : Approx. 4,000