Pepper Plant
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Ghost and habanero peppers

Zone 95210 | Bosinc1 added on June 19, 2016 | Answered

I planted ghost and habanero peppers in pots with organic soil in April and they where 8 inches tall. Well now they are about 20 inches tall blooming but not fruiting. I water 1 every 7 days and fertilize once a month. Can you tell me why and I not getting fruit???

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 21, 2016

Container plants will need watering once a day. In warm weather you may need to water twice a day.
Though Peppers are self fertile, you can gently shake the plants to encourage pollination.
Here is a link with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pepper/growing-peppers-container.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pepper/growing-ghost-chili-peppers.htm

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