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Q.Can I Plant The Pepper That Grew Inside My Bell Pepper?

Zone Queens, New York | Anonymous added on March 24, 2022 | Answered

3 medium and 1 small growth(s) grew inside an orange bell pepper I recently bought. I was just wondering if there’s anything I could do to assist their growth further.

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Answered on March 25, 2022

They are small structures of plant tissue that resulted during the seed-making process. They are edible if you want to include them in your salad tonight. I don't know if they would grow properly like a seed, but you can try planting one and see.

Here is the advice we give about planting seeds from store-bought peppers:


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