Bell Pepper Plants
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Why are my green bell peppers dying off?

Zone 5 | ewefluffy added on July 14, 2012 | Answered

They are very small, just starting to grow, and they turn black. Help! This is my first time trying to grow green peppers.

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Nikki
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Answered on July 16, 2012

It sounds like a pollination issue. If the peppers are not properly pollinated, they will get soft and drop off the plant at a small size. Peppers and tomatoes pollinate in the same way, so this article will help you:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/tomato/pollinate-tomatoes.htm

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