Shirley Bovshow is giving you professional tips on how to care for black pepper plants at home.

How to Grow Pepper - Home & Family

Black Pepper Plants (Piper Nigrum is a tropical vining plant native to India and SE Asia)

Black Pepper plant grows indoors with proper care

Plant in a porous container

Supply a support pole as it will grow up to 10 feet

Maintain soil moisture so it does not dry out completely

Place in room with bright to medium light

Turn your plant once a week and feed with general, all-purpose indoor plant food from spring to summer

Option: Grow black pepper plant as a hanging plant

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