New topic/ seedling damping off

Rodger Whitlock
Fri, 30 Dec 2011 16:45:22 PST
On 28 Dec 2011, at 11:28, Reichjke de kuypeurs wrote:

> I'm curious to know  how other seed sowers handle the problem of  
> damping off.

I don't do it myself, but a nurseryman here once told me that if he drenched 
his seed pots with captan, he had much higher germination rates.

Difficulty: captan is pretty well off the market.

Something you might consider: using unsterilized sowing media.

Rodger Whitlock
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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