Green Pepper Plants
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green bell peppers

Zone north georgia | jwalters added on June 13, 2012 | Answered

My plants seem to be growing well but have black areas where they are branching from the main stalk. Is this a problem?

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Nikki
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Answered on June 14, 2012

Bell peppers often have a purple-black coloration at points where stems meet, but if the black color is a solid black and the area is shriveled, this would indicate the black area is an issue.

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