Pepper Plant
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peppers all breeds

Anonymous added on July 27, 2015 | Answered

I have several breeds of peppers. They are developing spots that appear to be rotting. Blackish purple and yellow. What can I do to prevent these from continuing?

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on July 27, 2015

    If the spot in on the top of the fruit, then it is likely sunscald and is from too much direct sunlight. A simple shade will help stop it. If it is on the bottom of the fruit, then it is blossom end rot. These articles will help:
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pepper/pepper-blossom-end-rot.htm
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pepper/pepper-sunscald.htm

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