Pepper Plant
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Why do pepper plants grow so slow and leaves turn red under light?

Zone 6 | heart added on April 11, 2012 | Answered

My pepper plant starts are growing very slow an the leaves have red on them.

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Heather
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Answered on April 16, 2012

This indicates a phosphorous deficiency. I would recommend giving the plants a quarter strength fertilizer.

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