Return to the Hot Pepper Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
How are my Jalapenos lookin?

Posted by Primer88 Alabama (My Page) on
Sat, Aug 6, 11 at 0:45

Hi everyone, this is first attempt at growing anything myself. I posted a couple months ago for the first time when my plants were only about 8-10' tall. They are Walmart plants and the weather down here in AL has been brutally hot and humid since I got them. I've read some stuff about pruning back some the leaves to help with the fruiting but I'm new to all of this and I could use some pointers if you wish to share. I don't have a good place for them to sit where they get more than a few hours of direct sunlight but they seem to be doing fine with what they have. The taller plant has about 6 jalapenos growing now, the close up of the single jalapeno is the first one I let grow since I got the plants. It's almost 2' long and has stayed the same shape, size and color for about 2 weeks. I think I might pick it soon, I want them to be as hot as possible because I loooove heat.

Photobucket
Photobucket
Photobucket
Photobucket


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: How are my Jalapenos lookin?

Hey - they look great to me. Good enough to eat... Looks like you will have a bunch of them on these plants, in time.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Hot Pepper Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here