Chilis - Knowledgebase Question

San Diego, Ca
Question by suzinda
May 4, 2010
I have several Thai chilis that are blooming well but not a single chili in sight. I've fertilized with Tomato fertilizer, give them adequate water. This is their second season. Why no chilis?


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Answer from NGA
May 4, 2010

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It doesn't sound as though your pepper flowers are being pollinated. This might be due to lack of insect activity so try hand pollinating the open flowers. Just take a small paintbrush and visit each open flower to transfer pollen from flower to flower. Hope this helps!

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