Pepper Plant
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Sweet Bell Peppers

Anonymous added on July 5, 2012 | Answered

The peppers on the plant are getting brown spots on the pepper. What is the cause of this, and is it due to too much water?

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Nikki
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Answered on July 6, 2012

If the spots are on the top or sides of the fruit, then it is likely sunscald and is from too much direct sunlight. A simple shade will help stop it. If they are on the bottom of the fruit, then it is blossom end rot. This article will help with that: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pepper/pepper-blossom-end-rot.htm

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