Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Jaffa's garden - year one
by ralitaco Today at 11:37 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in April 2017?
by Jaffa55 Today at 10:49 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by Jaffa55 Today at 9:05 pm

» Pallet Wacking
by Cajun Cappy Today at 8:29 pm

» EWWWWW.........bugs and stuff...good or not so good?
by recoush Today at 8:13 pm

» Sub Irrigation Planter
by CitizenKate Today at 7:55 pm

» cucumber beetles
by BeetlesPerSqFt Today at 7:48 pm

» New England April 2017
by CapeCoddess Today at 7:17 pm

» Mel's Mix shows it is worth its weight in gold
by plantoid Today at 6:31 pm

» N & C Midwest: April 2017!
by recoush Today at 6:09 pm

» Amaranth
by countrynaturals Today at 6:06 pm

» to solarize, or not...I'm torn
by dstack Today at 5:41 pm

» Bryan Greenbeard of Minnesota's 2017 Plans
by Greenbeard Today at 5:09 pm

» First of the Season
by newbeone Today at 4:49 pm

» 2017 SFG Adventures in Hampstead, NC
by Turan Today at 1:22 pm

» An excellent read for those with Diabetes
by CapeCoddess Today at 6:44 am

» Geezer's 17
by Turan Today at 12:22 am

» Has anyone tried 13 per square?
by Turan Today at 12:04 am

» Get Moving!
by StrongAsMeat Yesterday at 10:20 pm

» Happy Birthday!!
by StrongAsMeat Yesterday at 10:14 pm

» Butterflies
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 4:36 pm

» Reading Material?
by TNGeezer Yesterday at 3:56 pm

» Hello from Chino, CA (Zone 10a)
by sanderson Yesterday at 3:00 pm

» Podding Radishes, Anyone?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 2:48 pm

» who has chickens
by RC3291 Yesterday at 2:00 pm

» April Avatar: Show Yourself!
by llama momma Yesterday at 1:22 pm

» Please comment on the plant layout for 2017
by greenthumbtobe Yesterday at 12:26 pm

» Healthy Meals
by RoOsTeR Yesterday at 11:21 am

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 10:12 am

» Mary Mary quite contrary, how does your garlic grow?
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 9:44 am

Google

Search SFG Forum

Pepper leaf problems - curling, yellow and eaten

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Pepper leaf problems - curling, yellow and eaten

Post  sandij on 6/3/2012, 4:37 pm

The yellow leaves have been on this plant from the beginning and just seem to be getting worse.



The curling just stared on the large pepper plant and I just noticed it on the plant next to is. Think maybe overwatering?



And I am most certain the last one - eaten was a hornworm eating my pepper leaves while I was away for 4 days. I have used Thurmicide, as suggested by the local nursery.



And, I have been able to post one photo successfully. The rest are showing up as links. Anyone have a link to show what I'm doing wrong?
avatar
sandij

Posts : 18
Join date : 2012-05-10
Location : Las Vegas, NV

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Pepper leaf problems - curling, yellow and eaten

Post  sandij on 6/3/2012, 4:38 pm

And the photos showed up this time. bounce
avatar
sandij

Posts : 18
Join date : 2012-05-10
Location : Las Vegas, NV

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Pepper leaf problems - curling, yellow and eaten

Post  camprn on 6/3/2012, 4:44 pm

Hooray, you posted photos! Wink Wink
The yellowing is a condition called chlorosis, it MAY indicate iron deficiency. Do some research on the web.

The rolling leaves, does this happen during specific hours during the day?

Those pepper plants will come back and go gangbusters! Very Happy

____________________________

41 years a gardener and going strong with SFG.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-weeks-until-frost

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance. ~ Henry David Thoreau

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t1306-other-gardening-books



avatar
camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 14101
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 54
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: Pepper leaf problems - curling, yellow and eaten

Post  sandij on 6/4/2012, 1:26 pm

The rolling is all of the time. I looked this morning and they were still rolled up.

The one with yellow is in with the rolling pepper plant as well as about 4 others. Not sure why it is the only one that turned yellow. But come to think of it, he was part of a 6-pack and was the only one that was yellow and still is. Hmmmm.

Thanks for the reassurance that my peppers will come back. My tomatoes are looking much better, after I started to hand water them as opposed to putting them on the drip system.
avatar
sandij

Posts : 18
Join date : 2012-05-10
Location : Las Vegas, NV

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Pepper leaf problems - curling, yellow and eaten

Post  sandij on 6/4/2012, 1:27 pm

Come to think of it, they rolled leaves weren't as rolled this morning and I also took that planter off of the drip system.
avatar
sandij

Posts : 18
Join date : 2012-05-10
Location : Las Vegas, NV

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Pepper leaf problems - curling, yellow and eaten

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum