Pepper Diseases

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Pepper Diseases

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Bacterial Spot

Small, yellowish green spots form on young leaves. On old leaves, spots have dark margins and the centers are dead and straw colored. Rough corky spots form on the fruits. Old leaves turn yellow and drop. The disease is seed and soil borne. No chemical control is listed.

Cercospora Leaf Spot

Round water soaked spots form on leaves and stems. The spots enlarge to 1/4 to 1/2 inch and turn white with dark margins. Infected leaves drop. No chemical control is listed.


Mosaic causes curled and mottled green and yellow leaves. The fruit are yellowed and show green ringspots. The plants are stunted and produce less. Grow mosaic resistant varieties. No chemical controls are available.

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Alternaria on pepper - 28K Blossom end rot on pepper - 30K
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