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What is Damping Off or Why did my Seedlings Collapse?

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What is Damping Off or Why did my Seedlings Collapse?

Post  camprn on 2/4/2012, 6:29 am

How to prevent Damping Off from Dave's Garden

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Re: What is Damping Off or Why did my Seedlings Collapse?

Post  Furbalsmom on 2/4/2012, 12:12 pm

Thanks Camprn, great information for those of us starting our seedling indoors right now.
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Re: What is Damping Off or Why did my Seedlings Collapse?

Post  Turan on 4/10/2012, 5:01 pm

Thanks. Cinnamon sprinkling commencing! Smells good too.
Nothing has keeled over but I see fungus growing on some of the potting soil.
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Re: What is Damping Off or Why did my Seedlings Collapse?

Post  Lavender Debs on 4/10/2012, 10:36 pm

Ugg! I was not careful (as usual) and have lost two tomatoes to damping off. Tea and cinnamon.... I'll try it!
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Re: What is Damping Off or Why did my Seedlings Collapse?

Post  AvaDGardner on 4/10/2012, 10:44 pm

@Turan wrote:Thanks. Cinnamon sprinkling commencing! Smells good too.
Nothing has keeled over but I see fungus growing on some of the potting soil.
Have you considered sterilizing the soil? It's easy to do.

Sorry...didn't see it was part of the link until after!
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Re: What is Damping Off or Why did my Seedlings Collapse?

Post  CindiLou on 4/10/2012, 11:03 pm

I use chamomile tea and mist it on.I do this as soon as I plant the seed.
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