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Growing Chilli peppers, also Hot peppers

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11 Mar 18 Campbell (New Zealand - sub-tropical climate)
Hello. What happens if I leave ripe chilies on the plant. Is there a risk they will start to rot? I have a few that seem to be starting to soften in places and splitting ?
22 Apr 18 Brooke (New Zealand - sub-tropical climate)
Yes they will rot best to pick when ripe and freeze
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