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Compared to green peppers, red peppers have more vitamins and nutrients and contain the antioxidant lycopene. The level of carotene, like lycopene, is nine times higher in red peppers. Red peppers have twice the vitamin C content of green peppers. Also, one large red bell pepper contains 209 mg of vitamin C, which is 3 times the 70 mg of an orange.

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There is a simple method for identifying which bell pepper has the traits you desire. Peppers with four lobes are “female” and those with three lobes are “male”. The “female” peppers with more lobes, contain more seeds are best for seed collecting and growing new plants (hence “female”). They are also sweeter when eaten raw. The “male” peppers with three or fewer lobes are better for grilling, cooking. They also contain fewer seeds.

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from Yummy Healthy Easy

Mom's Classic Stuffed Bell Peppers

I have great memories of my mom making stuffed bell peppers for my family when I was a kid. This is a slight twist on her classic stuffed bell pepper recipe that I grew up eating and loving!

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Growing bell peppers in pots is a great idea if you're short of space or live in a cold temperate climate as it requires warm soil to thrive.
from Balcony Garden Web

How to Grow Bell Peppers in Pots

Growing bell peppers in pots is a great idea if you're short of space or live in a cold temperate climate as it requires warm soil to thrive.

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from Plating Pixels

Philly Cheese Steak Stuffed Bell Pepper

Philly Cheese Steak Stuffed Bell Peppers recipe by Plating Pixels. Gluten-free Philly cheese steak with fresh green bell pepper, roast beef, provolone cheese, onions and Peperoncini - www.platingpixels.com

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If rainbow colors are your thing, plant some bell peppers. You can get a color burst of peppers from one variety. Islander is a chameleon, turning green, yellow, purple, orange, and red. lots of bell pepper how to help

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from Authority Nutrition

Bell Peppers 101: Nutrition Facts and Health Benefits

This is a detailed article about bell peppers and their health effects. Nutrient content, plant compounds, health benefits, adverse effects and more. Learn more here: https://authoritynutrition.com/foods/bell-peppers/

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from eHow

How to Prepare Bell Pepper Seeds for Planting

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