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03 November 2018 - 02:08 PM

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Why are my peppers turning black/purple

02 November 2018 - 03:57 PM

Hi,

 

I am growing 2 ghost pepper plants which did really well.

I got good production out of them and beautiful red pods.

 

Temperatures dropped here to low 40s (day temperatures are in upper 60s) and I am still saving the plants (using covers at night) because I still have good number of pods on them.

I noticed that the pods are having black/purple lines on them and they are not ripening.

 

Is there any issue or is it because of the temperature conditions?

How can I get these to ripen?

 

Please help.

 

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When to bring peppers indoors

10 October 2018 - 12:16 PM

First year of growing peppers and So far I love it.

My ghost pepper plants are still going strong with lot of new buds and flowers. I am not sure if they will see the light.

 

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So my questions:

1. When should I bring the peppers indoors? TIll what temperatures can the plants survive outdoors(They are in self watering pots which are not easy to move)?

2. I am planning to overwinter at least one of them. So should I go ahead and prune the plant even when there are unripe pods?

 

Please help.

 


Color of Peppers

05 August 2018 - 01:25 PM

This is my 1st year growing peppers and started with Bhuts. Plants are growing good and had my 1st harvest recently.

I want to make powder out of those and since I dont have a dehydrator, I thought I would dry the pods in sun.

Problem is, I see that peppers are changing color (more like loosing color) when I try to dry them.

I have cut and harvest seeds from couple of pods and those peppers dried fine (top left)

So question is, is this normal? Or have I committed any rookie mistake?

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16 July 2018 - 10:57 AM

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It is totally worth it.

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