How to Overwinter Your Pepper Plants?

Answer Pepper plants are a common sight in many summer vegetables gardens. Once cool temperatures arrive, however, these tender plants quickly die back. While most gardeners treat pepper plants like an an... Read More »

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How to Overwinter Indoor Plants?

Correctly overwintering indoor plants keeps them healthy during the colder months, when they enter an inactive phase and stop growing. Winter also brings environmental stress to houseplants, includ... Read More »

Heirloom Pepper Plants?

Attesting to the long-running love affair between peppers and people, chili pepper traces dating to 7000 B.C. have been found in Mexican ruins, writes Lynn Coulter in "Gardening with Heirloom Seeds... Read More »

When do i pick my pepper plants?

On One Hand: Use the Harvest Date on the Seed PackageMost packaged pepper seeds indicate a harvest date for optimum picking. Since peppers are planted at various times of the year, the harvest date... Read More »

How to Cone Pepper Plants?

Protecting pepper plants from frost will extend the growing season and increase yields. Placing a cone around the plant in the spring, when they are first planted, and in the fall, when they are at... Read More »