My cayenne pepper
Pepper plant died

Pepper, bell    MI

Does anybody know what might have happened to my Cayenne pepper plant? It was doing ok indoors over winter and started looking sickly this week. I think it has died. Any ideas?

Asked by: Abby (7 points)   Posted:February 2, 2013

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damaged leaves
what is causing holes in my pepper plants leaves?

Pepper, bell    MI

another problem with my pepper plant! i was watering this morning and noticed that there are holes in at least two of the younger leaves at the top of the plant. the plant currently sits in the window and I do not disturb it at all. i am not aware of damaging it and i cant see any trace of any...

Asked by: Abby (7 points)   Posted:February 11, 2013

1 answer    6925 views

Almost gone.
Peppers in the tropics.

Pepper, bell    Trinidad and Tobago

My hot and pimento peppers have developed a crinkled leaf as new leaves appear when the first bearing is in progress. I see no evidence of pests and have not used any pesticides, only top dressing of complete fertilizer. I notice the same problem starting on the tomato and citrus plants! On...

Asked by: Hazel (1 point)   Posted:September 22, 2017

1 answer    870 views

Disorder in the foliage Montalban, Carabobo State, Venezuela
Disorder in foliage of pepper growing in greenhouse

Pepper, bell    None Given

We are looking this disorder, but we check with magnifying glass and we can not find any mites or trips, we think that this disorder is abiotic cause but we are not sure which type of cause induce them. We check the EC and it is located in 3, and the pH is 6.5, the substrate is organic...

Asked by: Fernando Hernandez (1 point)   Posted:June 28, 2017

0 answers    595 views

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Plant disease

Pepper, bell    None Given

I have a bell pepper in a patio container - full sunlight. Plant seems to be flourishing but black spots have appeared at the 'Y' joints where leaves join the stalk. Lower leaves seem to be wilting somewhat. Too much water, or ????? Thanks

Asked by: Ron Nosal (1 point)   Posted:June 11, 2016

2 answers    1029 views

Bell pepper or jalapeno, short poinsettia pepper in background.
Why aren't my peppers growing?

Pepper, bell    NW Ohio

These plants have been outside for a month now and they have BARELY grown any taller; however, stems have grown more sturdy, and this particular plant has started budding in the last 2 if nothing is happening to it, haha. It is my first year growing peppers from seed so I may have...

Asked by: Rebecca (2 points)   Posted:June 21, 2016

5 answers    3488 views

Holes in leaves of peppers

Pepper, bell    None Given

Any ideas on what is causing this, and how to fix it?

Asked by: Ed Williams (1 point)   Posted:May 27, 2016

3 answers    1491 views

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Bell pepper plant

Pepper, bell    None Given

The leaves of my bell pepper plant is crinkled but not rolled up. There are no bugs or larva's or spots or webs. Plant looks healthy & has blooms & peppers. None of the leaves are turning yellow or brown. What's up????

Asked by: DyanaSue (1 point)   Posted:June 3, 2017

1 answer    784 views

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Best mix for jalapeño pepper seeds

Pepper, bell   

Sorry if this is posted in the wrong place. I am looking for advice on the best mix to use for growing jalapeño seedlings. Some people seem to use a regular potting mix while others use various soilless mixes. Does anyone have any recommendations?

Asked by: Bill (3 points)   Posted:February 18, 2013

2 answers    3642 views

Bell pepper plant.
Bell pepper plant problem

Pepper, bell    None Given

This is one of my bell pepper plants. I am not sure what is causing this or the solution. If you guys could help me correctly identify what's wrong and a solution that would be great. Thank you. Gabriel

Asked by: Gabriel Larrabee (1 point)   Posted:August 5, 2016

1 answer    937 views

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What would cause flowers to fall off pepper plant?

Pepper, bell   

Hi.I have noticed this two years running. My bell pepper plant will produce lots of flowers, but they drop off without producing fruit. What could be causing this? I'd really appreciate the help.

Asked by: Nina R (1 point)   Posted:March 5, 2013

4 answers    27324 views

Initial symptoms
Pythium or salt toxicity or other pathogen?

Pepper, bell    Western Delta, Egypt

I see pythium symptom in plant roots but leaves shows different symptom. What is the problem? Plants are transplanted 7 days back in green house. Inside temperature is 35 - 40 degree celsius and irrigated through drip system (1400 ppm).

Asked by: Esmail Douma (1 point)   Posted:July 27, 2016

0 answers    740 views

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Pepper, bell    Tanzania

8 by 30 mts with 845 red ad yellow sweet peppers.

Asked by: RBM (1 point)   Posted:March 20, 2019

1 answer    352 views

necrotic spots

Pepper, bell    Iran

Hello whats wrong with this pepper in greenhoues? there are some necrotic spots on this pepper. thank you.

Asked by: golsam (1 point)   Posted:June 26, 2018

2 answers    926 views

Fruits are turning black.
Bell pepper problem

Pepper, bell    None Given

Hi to everyone. My bell peppers are turning black. What is the problem of these plants? Can you please help me?

Asked by: zari (1 point)   Posted:March 24, 2017

2 answers    2296 views

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Pepper plants have stopped growing

Pepper, bell    NJ

I transplanted six sweet bell pepper plants to my garden about 10 days ago. All were around 3" or 4" in height and had been hardened off. They look healthy but just don't seem to want to grow any more. Is this just a case of a bit of shock or should I think about adding something to the soil to...

Asked by: Beth Johnson (2 points)   Posted:June 1, 2013

3 answers    3935 views

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Flower drop

Pepper, bell    None Given

The flowers of my bell pepper plants are falling. Also the stem that holds the blossom turns yellow and fall off as well (this happens couple of days later). What is the problem and how to control it? PLEASE HELP!!!!

Asked by: chuck wilson (1 point)   Posted:August 8, 2016

1 answer    1223 views

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Pot sizes

Pepper, bell    None Given

I have 9 Feher pepper plants and want to transplant them into there larger pots, how many can I plant in a 6 gallon pot? Also I have 2 bell Pepper plants can I pot them together in one 5 gallon pot?

Asked by: Lorraine (1 point)   Posted:May 5, 2017

1 answer    626 views

Beginning to produce fruit but the leaves are closing. The temperatures here have been triple digit lately. Is this because of the heat - or a bug? or a watering issue?
Red Bell Pepper leaves are closing

Pepper, bell    None Given

The leaves on my red bell pepper plants are closing. I have sprayed the leaves with the canola oil and dish soap mixture recommended on this website to protect the plant from the leaves being eaten by bugs. Could this be causing the problem? Is it getting too much water or sunshine or is the...

Asked by: Steve Stone (1 point)   Posted:July 21, 2016

2 answers    1277 views

Yellowing and curly leaves
Disease in pepper plants

Pepper, bell    None Given

I found those symptoms in Atitlan, Guatemala. What kind of disease is this? Is it a virus?

Asked by: Erick (1 point)   Posted:July 13, 2016

1 answer    1577 views

Jalapeño Joints Black

Pepper, bell    Long Island, NY

The stem joints are black. I have read this could be conpletely benign, but it is possibly caused by a disease and just wanted to check.

Asked by: Chris (2 points)   Posted:June 23, 2015

1 answer    1606 views

Yellow and dry leaf at the bottom!
Yellow and Curled Pepper leaves

Pepper, bell    None Given

I got two bell pepper saplings from my friend and transferred those to a pot. I water it twice a day and it gets good sunshine. After a week, some of the older leaves in the bottom started to turn yellow and then later on it has some holes on it and started to dry. Though the leaves in the top...

Asked by: Jady (1 point)   Posted:July 7, 2016

2 answers    1409 views

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How often should I rotate pepper

Pepper, bell    CO

I know that I should rotate the plants that I grow in my vegetable garden but how often is best? Can I grow pepper in the same spot as last year? I don't have much space to play with and they did very well there.

Asked by: Becca Harman (1 point)   Posted:March 12, 2013

1 answer    2020 views

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Red Inside of bell pepper

Pepper, bell    Washington

I recently used a green bell pepper for a meal, and when I cut it up, I noticed that the normally white area within the top of the pepper where seeds are was red. It was spotted with dark red dots and looked like had it gone bad, but there was no mold, just the dots. What were the dots? Is the...

Asked by: freja (1 point)   Posted:July 12, 2019

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Bell pepper maintenance

Pepper, bell    bunbury wa 6230

Do you cut back the plant in the cold months for better propagation in the oncoming hot months?

Asked by: roger bott (2 points)   Posted:September 26, 2014

2 answers    2313 views

Benefical or pest insect?

Pepper, bell    Venezuela

We have this kind of isect associated to flowers of bell pepper crops under greenhouses. This crop has also attack of mites and trips. We would like to know if this insect in the picture is a benefical insect or a pest. If you know the order and genus it would be an interesting...

Asked by: Fernando Hernandez (1 point)   Posted:November 13, 2017

1 answer    830 views

Bell Green Pepper in cage.
Pepper plant is being eaten by something; spraying hasn't helped

Pepper, bell    None Given

Something is attacking one of my green bell pepper plants (see picture) and it is slowly eating the leaves. I have other pepper plants in the same garden that are healthy. I have tried spraying but it still continues. How can this be remedied? Thank you.

Asked by: Lydia Jordan (1 point)   Posted:June 13, 2016

1 answer    995 views

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Aphids on pepper plants

Pepper, bell   

My pepper plants had an aphid infestation and some of the leaves were so badly damaged that they turned brown and died.One of the fruits that was developing also turned brown and died. The plant currently has another 3 fruits on but the plant is struggling. Is this plant likely to survive or...

Asked by: Pamela Croft (1 point)   Posted:August 13, 2013

2 answers    3606 views

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Virus diseases symptoms

Pepper, bell    Myanmar

I would like to know the virus symptom in bell pepper. If it is possible, I also would like to see pictures of virus disease symptoms in bell pepper.

Asked by: Pyae Phyo (1 point)   Posted:July 30, 2014

1 answer    2574 views

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Leaf miners on pepper

Pepper, bell    Bangalore India

What pesticides do you advise for Leafminers Lyriomyza ?

Asked by: Rajendra Naidu (2 points)   Posted:December 15, 2014

4 answers    3352 views
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