225,000 Scovilles. Named after a famous Brazilian prostitute, the Madame Jeanette has the shape of a bell pepper, but the intense heat of a habanero. The peppers mature to red or a reddish-yellow.
The Madame Jeanette is from Suriname in South America, and they are also called Surinam Red or Surinam Yellow, depending on their color. The pepper does not have a fruity or sweet flavor, and instead just tastes HOT.