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Capsicum leaves curling

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Capsicum leaves curling

My capsicum plant was looking healthy and has been well watered, but now the leaves are curling. Does anyone know what the issue might be? 

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Re: Capsicum leaves curling

It's most likely that you have a sap-sucking pest. The insect is sucking all the nutrients out of the leaf, causing it to curl. A pyrethrum spray or something like this should get rid of them -


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