Fhaith's Orange Bell Peppers Care Instructions
If sowing directly, sow at a depth of approx. 0.25 inches (0.64 cm) and aim for a distance of at least 0.98 inches (2.5 cm) between Sweet pepper plants.
Sweet pepper 'Orange Bell' normally grows to a mature height of 45.0 cm (that's 1.46 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has full sun light, which is a great match for Sweet pepper 'Orange Bell'.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5a) is not within the ideal known range for Sweet pepper 'Orange Bell'. The recommended range is between Zone 9 and 11. You may have to reassess this planting for suitability in your garden.
A soil ph of between 5.5 and 7.5 is ideal for Sweet pepper 'Orange Bell' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.
Sweet pepper 'Orange Bell' tends to be susceptible to Tobacco Etch Virus, Tobacco Mosaic Virus, Cucumber Mosaic Virus, Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus, and Alfalfa Mosaic Virus so keep a note of any developing symptoms.
More information about Orange Bell Peppers is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Orange Bell Peppers Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
31 May 2011
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