Banana Pepper Plants
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No Banana Peppers

Zone 8 | wayne added on August 24, 2011 | Answered

In my garden this year we planted banana peppers. They grew, but produced no peppers. Can you tell me why?

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Nikki
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Answered on August 25, 2011

Add more phosphorus to the soil. Your soil is probably lacking this and peppers need this to flower. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/phosphorus-plant-growth.htm

If you are seeing blooms or fruit, but they are dropping, this article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pepper/pepper-blossoms-falling-off.htm

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