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PtMD989

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Preferred time to pick

01 August 2018 - 08:25 PM

Is there a time of the day when peppers have the best flavor?
Are peppers better tasting when picked in the morning compared to picked in the afternoon or evening?


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Scotch Bonnets?

30 July 2018 - 07:57 AM

These plants came in a 4 cell tray from a nursery. The tag says Scotch Bonnets. One of the cells had 2 plants growing in it, I left them together when I planted them.
The first picture has SB on the left and on the right is the mystery pepper. Attached File  IMG_0740.JPG   646.39KB   10 downloads
Picture 2 is another plant from the same tray. Attached File  IMG_0743.JPG   619.44KB   10 downloads
Please help ID the mystery peppers.


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Tale of two bonnets

03 July 2018 - 04:06 PM

Back in May I purchased a four pack tray of red scotch bonnets. I planted 2 in my raised beds at home and 2 in containers at work. The 2 at home are putting out blooms that are white with purple edges. The 2 at work are putting out plain white flowers. So my question is has anybody had a similar experience? Does soil composition and or nutrients play a big part in flower color?



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Carolina Cayenne

06 June 2018 - 06:46 AM

I found out about this variety after I had planted my garden this year. It’s on the list for next year.
Does anybody have any experience with this pepper? Any reviews?


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Smoked pepper weight vs Fresh pepper weight ?

07 April 2018 - 10:16 AM

When figuring out salt requirements for a fermented chipotle type sauce, would it be better to use the weight of the peppers that I’m smoking ,before smoking or the weight post smoked? I figured using 4% salt.


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