Hot Tam Jalapeno has a jalapeno flavor with a much more mild heat level. Jalapeno is ready in 67 days and is only 1,000- 1,500 on the Scoville scale. Tam jalapenos are bred to be more resistant to disease as well. These jalapenos produce between 23-30 peppers with fruits that are 2 ½” long with a tapered end. Tam Jalapeno plants are not as large as standard jalapeno plants, with a mature height of 24-30 inches.