Got the seeds, now, let'em shoot!
Balcony or terrace
One step at a time, with a lil water and light.
Sow the seeds 0.5 cm deep in seedling tray
Germination will take place in 6-8 days
Transplant the seedlings in 30-35 days
Space the seedlings at 60cm by 60cm
Harvest in 70-75 days from transplanting
Good things take time and care
Why is my capsicum plant not flowering?
Incorrect temperature, either too hot or too cold temperatures can be the reason why your capsicum plant is not producing flowers.
Why are leaves of my capsicum plant turning yellow?
Most common reason of yellowing of capsicum leaves is under watering or lack of nutrients. Make sure you are watering your plant adequately at all times.
Why are my capsicum leaves curling?
Leaf curl is caused due to pests likeaphids, thrips, mites and whiteflies. Determine which pest infestation is harming your plant and then spray appropriate medicines on your plant.
All the plant gossip, through the grapevine. Pun intended
Capsicum is the crunchy, sweet vegetable that is excellent to have cooked or raw. They’re a colourful and healthy add-on to most salads. Capsicum is the favourite for those who prefer healthy food as well as for those who only prefer tasty food. Capsicum is low calorie and nutrient dense.
With only 30 cal in a cup of capsicum, you have the goodness of vitamins, minerals and a whole lot of fibre. They are low fat and rich in vitamin A, Vitamin B1 (thiamine), Vitamin B2 (riboflavin), Vitamin B3 (niacin), Vitamin B6, Vitamin B9 (folate/folic acid), Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Vitamin K, Manganese, Potassium and dietary fibre.
1.Capsicum is known as bell pepper in some parts of the world like in the USA.
2.Capsicum have been a part of the human diet since about 7,500 B.C.
3.Botanists classify Capsicum as a fruit, but it is widely considered a vegetable in terms of cooking.
Capsicum plants require full sunlight in winter & partial sunlight in summer.
Water your capsicum plant everyday in summers and every other day in winters.
Use moist coco - peat to grow capsicum seeds.
Capsicum is commonly known as Green Bell Pepper, Chilli Pepper and regionally in India it is also known as Shimla Mirch, Kudai milagai, Bunga mirapakay, Donne menasinakai, Dhobli Mirchi, Bhopli Mirchi, Donne Mirsang.
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