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How do you tell if bell peppers are overwatered?
Feel the Soil Before Watering Peppers:
Even if they're drooping, as this could mean that you're overwatering them. Sometimes people confuse drooping with needing more water, when in fact, the soil is soggy.
Should I water bell peppers every day?
As a general rule, pepper plants should be watered about once per week and allowed to thoroughly drain. However, this frequency can vary significantly based on the temperature, wind, and the size of the plant and its growing container. During a heat wave, you may need to water your potted peppers every day!
Why my pepper plants are turning yellow?
Pepper Plant Leaves are Yellow Due to a Lack of Water and Nutrients. One of the two most common reasons for yellow leaves on a pepper plant is either under watering or a lack of nutrients in the soil. In both of these cases, pepper plants will also be stunted and will commonly drop the pepper flowers or fruit.