Fungus & Bacteria & Yuck!

Well, unfortunately, some of the peppers I did NOT start myself have some type of pathogen in them which is starting to transfer to other pepper plants that are close to them. The leaves on the store-bought jalapenos started to display spots, yellow, and curl up about a week ago. I consulted my favorite expert, […]

Most of my peppers are in the (expanded) garden!

It’s a great feeling to have a majority of my pepper plants in the ground! Yesterday I planted 19 pepper plants! I have another dozen coming mail-order from the great people at Cross Country Nurseries later this week, and maybe a few more from my good friends at the Schedel Arboretum and Gardens here in […]

Seed Germination!!

Well, as of tonight, I can say I’ve got near 100% germination of the seeds I started! Fantastic! I’m so excited because often times these more exotic varieties are difficult and slow to start. Not much more to add than that tonight, but I’m really looking forward to this growing season. 56 degrees and sunny […]