MOTHER'S vegetable garden shares how to grow peppers, including the history and horticulture of the pepper, what, where, when and how to plant, pests, and how to harvest and store peppers.
Peppers have been appreciated for a long time. Remains of these South American natives are found in Peru's prehistoric ruins, and by the time Christopher Columbus reached this continent, they were widely cultivated in both Central and South America and throughout the Caribbean.
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Many consider chiles rellenos the acid test of Mexican cooking.