Cauliflower leaves are growing over my bell peppers.  Can they be trimmed back?

Your answer

Your name to display (optional):
Privacy: Your email address will only be used for sending these notifications.
Anti-spam verification:
To avoid this verification in future, please log in or register.

1 Answer

That means next year plant those plant away from each more space is needed you must have done a great job amending your soil......I would only give them a haircut on the pepper side.......not the whole plant you need the leaves to protect the plant..........when you take that floret off, cut on a slant right under it more will come but not as large.  I just thought of something where they are touching each other is there peppers on that bush....??  Can you also trim the pepper so only a little is off of each one.  Leaving them both happy.  Happy summer.
by (150k points)

Related questions

0 answers
asked Jun 7, 2014 by anonymous | 67 views
0 answers
asked May 10, 2014 by Barbara | 1.6k views
0 answers
asked Apr 26, 2014 by arlene | 225 views
0 answers
asked Sep 28, 2014 by anonymous | 103 views
Welcome to Please ask and answer yard and garden questions and help build a great gardening community.


Most popular tags

please help how to take care of yellowing leaves best time to prune how do i get rid of them harvest please help asap! browning leaves picking growing tips please help asap how to grow. how to grow pruning tips will it survive identify please identify not sure what to do yellow leaves transplant harvesting how to prune best time to plant help! freezing might not survive no flowers what do i use to rid them advice needed info. when and how to transplant get rid of invasive brown edges please help. help curling leaves should i remove i need growing tips no blooms please advise how to transplant what causes should i cut it back? pruning best way to transplant and when first time leaf drop buds falling off what can i do when to cut back best time to transplant should i cut it back advise on planting will it grow tomato plants what to do dying leaves turning brown leaves falling off ripe leaf problems caring for plants soil type watermelon what does it look like seeds planting gardenia plant mango and avacado tree propagation questions cuttings planting schedule melon ripeness brown leaves what are these worms hibiscus plant advise needed gardenning need advice were should i plant it how to treat tomatoes root depth get rid of fungus distance between plants dying leaves when to pick tomato plants leaves curling up how do i get rid of it when to harvest vegetables how short never bloom buy seed to plants please help! need help will they survive get rid of mushrooms permantely freezing fresh veggies yellow and dropping leaves time of year
14,051 questions
7,155 answers
18,559 users