First frost this weekend...

zelicindyOctober 1, 2010

We are to get our first frost this weekend. What do I do with my green Bhuts and Habs? The plants are to big to drag inside. SIGH!! Do I go ahead and pick them off? Will they turn red in the window sill? Still quite afew on the plants and don't want to lose them!!

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tsheets(5)

You could cover them up on nights there is a chance of frost. Might buy you a few weeks. But, then again, you'll be in the same boat in a few weeks. :-) Picking them green sometimes they will ripen, sometimes not.

    Bookmark   October 1, 2010 at 10:04AM
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greenman28 NorCal 7b/8a

Cover them on cold nights, as Tsheets said.

Josh

    Bookmark   October 1, 2010 at 2:12PM
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argentcorvid(5)

I had an idea (that i haven't tried yet) because im in the same boat with my habaneros: make poppers with the green peppers. they should still have some heat to them.

    Bookmark   October 2, 2010 at 2:49PM
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