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Growing Capsicum, also Bell peppers, Sweet peppers

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23 Sep 17 Romyna (Australia - cool/mountain climate)
I am always very unssuceful in growing Capsicums in my garden the sun is very strong in summer 38d to 43 or more it kill many plants in the full sun. Do I need to grow the pepers plants in shady areas ?
25 Sep 17 Darren (Australia - temperate climate)
I live in a warm temperate area and found that capsicums can suffer in hot sun, despite what the literature says. Shadecloth, plenty of mulch, and regular deep watering helps.
24 Sep 17 Mike (Australia - sub-tropical climate)
Maybe try planting late summer and grow into the winter.
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