Pepper

Pepper, Food FAQs

How long do bell pepper plants live?

This article will answer the question “How long do bell pepper plants live?”, and how to plan bell peppers? How long do bell pepper plants live? The life expectancy of the bell pepper varies with the growing conditions, cultivar, location, weather, and zone. Generally, bell peppers last a few years.  You can expect a much […]

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Are pepper plants self-pollinating?

In this article, we will answer the question “are pepper plants self-pollinated” and discuss answers to other related questions like how to hand pollinate and do pepper needs to pollinate. Also, discuss the factor that affects the self-pollination. Are pepper plants self-pollinating? Yes, Pepper plants are self-pollinating. Pepper plants have self-pollinating flowers. There are several […]

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Can you eat a Carolina Reaper?

In this brief article, we will answer the question, “can you eat a Carolina reaper?” and we will also discuss the taste and how risky it is to eat Carolina reaper. Can you eat a Carolina Reaper? Yes, you can eat Carolina Reapers. Carolina Reapers and other very hot chili peppers are not deadly in […]

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How to identify Pepper Plants? (13 Varieties)

In this brief guide, we will answer the question, ‘How to identify Pepper Plants?’. We will discuss the characteristics of some varieties of pepper plants, the Scoville Heat Units, and how to identify each of them. How to identify Pepper Plants? To identify Pepper Plants, study the seeds, petals, flowers, calyx, and pedicels. The Seeds […]

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How to pick a pepper? (+3 Ways to tell)

In this article, we will answer the question “How to pick a pepper?”, and how to store peppers? How to pick a pepper? Use hand pruners, scissors, or a sharp knife to harvest peppers. Make sure the cut is clean and the pepper remains undamaged.  Some of the varieties will fall off quickly once they […]

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How to fix too much pepper? (7 ways)

In this brief guide, we are going to answer the question “How to fix too much pepper?”, and discuss the details of each way to fix pepper. How to fix too much pepper? Peppers are a versatile ingredient to be added to a variety of recipes including meat, fish, eggs, soups, and salad. But when […]

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How long does pepper last? (+3 Ways to tell)

In this article, we will answer the question “How long does pepper last?”, and how to tell If pepper is bad? How long does pepper last? The following table shows an estimated shelf-life of pepper in the pantry. In the pantry  Whole peppercorn (green, black, white pink) 3-4 years or Best-by date  Ground pepper  1-2 […]