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Post  Cajun Cappy on 5/29/2015, 3:11 pm

I went out to the garden this morning only to discover that the thunder storms had broken a branch offn one of my pepper plants.  I guess the branch was too heavy for the 50+ mph wind that came through.  This is what was on it:

The epsom salt seems to be working. rock on Very Happy
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Post  quiltbea on 5/29/2015, 8:36 pm

CCappy.....Love the look of those peppers.
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Post  Cajun Cappy on 5/30/2015, 11:27 am

Thanks yall for the first time in many a try we are growing bell peppers.  I can hardly believe it.
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Post  Windmere on 5/30/2015, 1:36 pm

Wow, those are gorgeous.  I have one bell pepper plant this year (I guess I'm bankrolling on it).  I hope to have some as nice as yours!
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Post  Kelejan on 5/30/2015, 2:49 pm

No wonder the branch broke with those peppers.  Did you weigh the peppers?
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Post  Cajun Cappy on 5/30/2015, 3:12 pm

Thanks yall I am very excited as this year is the first time I have had luck in bell peppers in many tries.  I can grow jalapenos, cayennes, banana and most any hot pepper no trouble matter of fact they do so well we usually only plant them once every 3 or 4 years.  Bell peppers have always refused to make. Thanks to an ole timer in town convincing me to try epsom salt I now am making some pretty nice peppers.  I have a small slug problem but a jar lid of beer solved that. Very Happy
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