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Greenhouse Seedlings Dying Inch Above Potting Soil

Anonymous added on March 12, 2011 | Answered

I am having a problem with my seedlings (in my greenhouse) dying. They are all starting to shrivel at the stem about an inch above the newly repotted soil. I transferred them into larger pots until I can transplant them into the garden. They were very healthy seedlings, but about one week after transplanting into the new pots, the stems just shrivelled up.

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Nikki
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Answered on March 14, 2011

It sounds like they are damping off. This article will help you with that:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/seeds/what-is-damping-off.htm

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