Green Pepper Plants

green peppers having black skin

Zone North Dakota | jtrenda added on September 23, 2012 | Answered

I am wondering if I can eat the green peppers from my garden that have partially blackened skin.

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Answered on September 24, 2012

These blackened areas are likely the result of sunscald or blossom end rot. Simply cut off these areas and eat as usual. It is safe to do so.

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