Tag: peppers

Growing Habanada Peppers

Growing Habanada Peppers

I have struggled for years to grow sweet peppers since moving to the Bay Area. Strangely, hot peppers are not a problem.¬†In fact, about to go into my fourth year with the same jalapeno plant.¬†Despite these issues, I decided to try what sounded like an 

Stop Blossom End Rot

Stop Blossom End Rot

You’ve done the dirty work. You’ve raked, dug, and planted. You’ve fertilized and watered and weeded. You’re ready to reap the (literal) fruits of your labors, and harvest some ripe, red tomatoes from your garden. But instead of plump, soft-skinned gems, you find stunted, leathery-bottomed,