HELP- My jalapeno plant looks so sad... - Knowledgebase Question

Gilbert, Ar
Question by amyoder85
April 29, 2010
I just bought a jalapeno plant and transplanted it into a 10 gal container with organic soil (

Answer from NGA
April 29, 2010


Sounds like transplant shock and maybe too much sunshine. Place your plant in a place that's sheltered from sunshine until it perks up. Then gradually expose it to a few hours of morning sunshine. I think the plant will recover, especially if you're careful with watering. Allow the top inch of soil to dry out before watering again. Hope your pepper plant recovers soon!

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