Everything You Need to Know about Growing Peppers
There is nothing quite like the vibrant color and flavor of peppers, whether you enjoy a spicy jalapeno, ghost, habanero, or other chili pepper or the mild taste of a banana or bell pepper. They’re delicious raw as a garnish, sauteed with onions and garlic, or pickled in a zesty brine. Did you know that it’s easy to grow peppers in either a garden or containers? Growing your own vegetables is an enjoyable way to produce organic food, and they’re simple to grow even if all you have is an outdoor patio or porch. All you need is a packet of your favorite pepper seeds, some dirt and a pot, and a little bit of your time.
We have all the information necessary to start your own pepper patch, no matter which pepper type and how much space you have. Learn how to grow peppers by sowing seeds indoors before the last frost and transplanting them outside. Discover ways to help your plants as they grow through regular maintenance and when they’re ready for harvesting. We also provide tips for insect treatment and disease control to ensure that your pepper plants remain healthy throughout the growing season.