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Q.My Bell Peppers Keep Getting Brown Spots Why?

Zone Sacramento California 95825 | MrMike added on September 29, 2020 | Answered

I’ve had four or five bell peppers but every one of them got brown spot on them. I’m only giving them half a day sun water every evening. Feed them with a good organic fertilizer.

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Answered on September 30, 2020

This is a severe magnesium or calcium deficiency. Unfortunately, along with an actual magnesium or calcium deficiency, it can be caused by environmental factors, as well. Overwatering is a very common cause.

Checking your pH, and soil nutrient contents will be the first step. After testing for actual deficiencies, you can begin to diagnose other environmental factors.

Here are some articles that will help:





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