Banana pepper leaves curling upward

jennieboyer(8)March 2, 2013

All,

Please see the attached picture. These are banana peppers that are about 2 inches from the grow lights. The seedlings look healthy, but the leaves are "growing up" towards the light. The plant is not leggy, and I can see the tiniest beginning of the first true leaf, so wondering if it's anything to worrry about. Plant to close to light? Not close enough? Leave it alone? Thanks!

Jennie

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
kypepperman(6)

they look fine to me

    Bookmark   March 7, 2013 at 7:23AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
marklucas

If youâÂÂre using fluorescent lights, then itâÂÂs just fine. You can fix fluorescent bulbs at 2-3 inches away from the tops of your plants. You can provide 24x7 light for your pepper sprouts for first 4-5 weeks; then you can switch to a 16:8 cycle for a week.

    Bookmark   March 11, 2013 at 5:13AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
T5 vs T8 and equivalent
Obviously T5s are the better choice for indoor growing,...
gardev
Please help. Plant hanging after transplant
Hi. I need urgent help. My small chili mini container...
gustaph
Pepper Leaf Problem
I am new to the forum, but have a question about a...
kswart19
Energy efficient grow lighting
We are probably going to buying a nice heavy duty heated...
oldbat2be
Bell peppers
My flowers fall off before fruit developes. Any suggestions?...
AliMatt
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™