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 Fertilizing Seedlings and a Simple Explanation of N-P-K
'When should I fertilize my seedlings?' I begin to fertilize my seedlings a few days after I transplant them. I intially give them a very weak solution of fertilizer.....that's no more than 25% percent strength solution. 'Why is the fer
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 I'm new to growing from seed, how do I get started?
Starting your own plants from seed is one of the most rewarding gardening experiences, it can also save you a small fortune! Also, many species and varieties are simply unavailable unless you 'grow-your-own'. Choosing seeds is the first step,
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 The Seedlings are Dying ~ What Happened?
Damp-off, they dried out, they rotted from overly wet roots, or too much fertilizer causing root burn. There are many reasons....but human error counts for most. Entered by Trudi_d
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 OK, my seedlings are growing, now what do I do?
Make sure they get plenty of light (see 'Do I need special lights') and fertilize weekly (see' I'm new to starting seeds...?). When they're big enough to handle,usually when they have 2-3 sets of leaves, it's time to transplant them to individual co
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 What is Reseeding?
A plant, in order to reseed must meet a few requirements. It must: Produce viable (fertile) mature seeds. The seeds must be released from the plant. The seeds must find safe ground to germinate in. The seeds must survive over-winterin
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 Do you fertilize your seedlings/Why can't i grow seedlings?
       • Posted by: dcrosby 5MA on Sun, Apr 22, 12 at 15:00
              • 23 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, May 8, 12 at 10:38
Dear Garden Folk 2 posts in one... My seedlings are super leggy. Would fertlizer help? What would you/do you use? My seedlings are always leggy. I can't seem to get this right. Please see pic Thanks! Dale Here is a
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 Fertilizing question
In the FAQS in this forum, under the
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 When to fertilize
       • Posted by: LullabyF360 8a on Wed, Feb 20, 13 at 11:12
              • 12 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Mar 3, 13 at 10:04
I'm asking for opinions. This is a topic some are all for & others are against. I wondering when I should start fertilizing what I have grown from seed or if I should not even do it all. My mother-in-law is strictly against it, & I have a friend w
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 Using fertilizer on home-made soilless potting mix
       • Posted by: mzmalik none on Thu, Sep 26, 13 at 8:50
              • 13 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Nov 7, 13 at 21:48
A few quick questions: 1. How to make seed starting and potting mix at home? 1/3 sphagnum peat moss, 1/3 perlite and 1/3 vermiculite? Just to be sure, I can use this combination to germinate seeds AND grow indoor plants, as long as I add nutrien
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 Do I need to fertilize if I'm using ProMix?
       • Posted by: lucilleclifton Zone 4 on Sat, Mar 29, 14 at 14:17
              • 13 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Apr 3, 14 at 7:21
I finally got a grow light arrangement and started my first flats of seedlings this spring. I have a few cells that still need to germinate, but also some happy baby plants. I started things on March 18. Questions from a newbie... The FAQ says
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 Fertilizer for seedlings
       • Posted by: briergardener 7 on Wed, Jan 15, 14 at 14:59
              • 9 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Jan 22, 14 at 12:18
What fertilizer do you use for growing veggies seedlings? Follow-Up Postings: RE: Fertilizer for seedlings Posted b Return to the Growing from Seed Forum | Post a Follow-Up Fertilizer for seedlings Posted by
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 when to fertilize?
       • Posted by: dahlia6 6 on Sun, Mar 31, 13 at 12:53
              • 6 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Apr 1, 13 at 23:15
I need to hear from those who plant tomato seeds. I have read that you should not fertilize until true leaves appear. But my plants become spindly when I do that.So I have tried using fish emulsion immediately upon sprouting and it seems to work O
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 Seeds in Turface fines - fertilizing schedule?
       • Posted by: Sugi_C none on Tue, Apr 2, 13 at 16:02
              • 5 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Apr 6, 13 at 3:27
Laura was nice enough to confirm that seeds planted in Turface fines (leftovers from screening for gritty mix) is doable. As you can see, I had already trialed with some shiso seeds (as shiso is just one of those things I can't have too much o
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 low N fertilizer hurt plants/flowers that don't need it?
       • Posted by: jardinerowa 10 on Tue, Jan 29, 13 at 15:47
              • 4 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Feb 6, 13 at 14:56
Hey all! My queston is about fertilization but it involves plants I started from seed so I'm posting it here. My questions involves plants/flowers that supposedly do not need P and K fertilizers to bloom well. I've seen it said that p
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 Did I not fertilize
       • Posted by: patrad 5 on Mon, May 13, 13 at 17:12
              • 3 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, May 14, 13 at 16:33
First year seed starting. I started all these on 3/22. I have T5 grow lamps with good coverage that I was keeping close. I used a heat map for germination. Everything germinated, but then stopped growing. From what I can tell from the FAQs, I
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 I forgot about fertilizing
       • Posted by: coeng NE NJ on Wed, Apr 17, 13 at 16:56
              • 3 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Apr 18, 13 at 10:46
Fertilizing my seedlings is one thing I haven't considered being a newbie and all. All I have been doing is watering from beneath as needed. What is the protocol for this? I want the organic version. What equipment/supplies so I administer in
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 Adding fertilizer once true leaves appear?
       • Posted by: mzmalik none on Thu, Sep 26, 13 at 8:36
              • 3 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Sep 27, 13 at 12:17
I have VERY RECENTLY just began gardening and contrast to what most might suggest, I planned my flower garden, with the flowers grown from seed. So naturally I lost MOST of my seedlings when they were very young to one factor or another. Anyhow, I
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 help w/fertilizing seedlings!
       • Posted by: kawaiineko_gardener 5a on Wed, May 23, 12 at 21:36
              • 2 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Jun 8, 12 at 14:00
Yes I've read about fertilizing seedlings, when to do so etc. I know it's old enough that it could be fertilized and it wouldn't hurt it. It has it's cotelydons and two true leaves; the bud of the 3rd true leaf is just starting to come in
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 When to fertilizer seedlings
       • Posted by: sunshine9 MA on Wed, Mar 19, 14 at 21:21
              • 2 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Mar 21, 14 at 2:50
I have pepper and tomato seeds germinating. I am still waiting on my peppers and I just recently planted my tomato seeds. I know that it is not time to fertilize yet but I am trying to plan. I planted them in a seed starter called Black Gold
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 fertilizing baby keffir lime
       • Posted by: Bee_bee 9b on Tue, Apr 15, 14 at 13:46
              • 2 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, May 3, 14 at 15:54
Hi, our seed-sprouted keffir lime plants (potted) are now about 2 inch tall with a pair of small leaves each. should I start giving them fertilizers? if so, can i use the same citrus/avocado fertilizer granules that we use for my young citrus
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