Growing sweet peppers in Missouri
Peppers (Capsicum sp. L.) are popular warm-season vegetables for commercial production in Missouri. Pepper are in the Solanaceae plant family and are botanicallly related to other popular garden vegtables such as tomatoes, potatoes and eggplants. As such, peppers share the same spectrum of pest problems and should not be roatated with these crops.
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