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Q.Leaf Folder In Chili Plants

Zone Bangalore, 560036 | Krushna Chaithanya added on December 28, 2019 | Answered

My chili plants started to flower 1 week back, but leaves are folded from the past 2 days. Is it right idea to cut the affected leaves at this flowering stage?Is there a way to treat this without plucking leaves? please suggest.

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Answered on December 30, 2019

I wouldn't touch it! I don't see anything wrong with it at all. New leaves will unfold just at you are seeing here, depending on the humidity. This is just a protective measure by the plant to, either conserve or get rid of moisture, depending on its needs.

This article will help you to grow chili peppers: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pepper/growing-peppers-container.htm

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