"Checkers board painted on a tree stump - ♥ this clever idea for creative outdoor play in the garden. Use pebbles and materials from nature as game 'pieces' & tie in a netted onion bag on a hook drilled into the tree stump.
Pinch off the early pepper blossoms: This won?t harm the plants, you want to pinch everything until the plant reaches full size. If you don& the plant will never reach it& full potential. The plant would then be able to support the weight of the crop.