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Sweet peppers have not changed colour


 
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Yorky
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 29, 2008 9:40 am    Post subject: Sweet peppers have not changed colour Reply with quote

I've grown peppers in my greenhouse for the first time this year but they have failed to change colour. I have picked some and placed them on a windowcill but they have just shrivelled and rotted.

Does anyone know what the problem may be?
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 01, 2008 2:41 pm    Post subject: shrivelled peppers Reply with quote

All the evidence points to the lack of sun in the British Isles in 2008. In other threads on this site tomatoes failed also. I had my figs fail as well. But peas and beans scored. Write off the experience and go for the peppers again in 2009
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