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My garden looks beautiful, but there are no vegetables yet. My green peppers and tomatoes are blossoming, but not developing vegetables. Is it a pollination problem, or is it normal? The garden was also flooded recently, but does not seem to have had an adverse effect on the garden. Thank you for your time.
Submitted by BHGPhotoContest

All the rain you've had in the northeast may have had some effect on that. Tomatoes and peppers also require warm temperatures, especially at night, to ensure pollination, so if your nighttime temperatures have been lower than usual, that can have an effect, too.



Luke Miller, editor

Garden Ideas & Outdoor Living magazine

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