Is plastic cover still needed after germination - Keffir Lime

Bee_beeApril 10, 2014

Hi,

I managed to get some keffir lime seeds to germinate, now they are growing at least one set of leaves each. Should I continue covering the pots with plastic/transparent container to maintain moisture? or better take them off? I've moved them to a an area outdoor with indirect sunlight today.

Thank you very much

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
digdirt2(6b-7a No.Cent. AR HZ8 Sun-35)

Uncover, remove it and leave it off. Not even required for germination but potentially harmful after germination.

Dave

    Bookmark   April 10, 2014 at 9:11PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
When to uncover seedlings?
I've successfully started seeds for years by bottom...
oldbuck
When to start eggplant seeds
Johnny's says 8-10 weeks like the peppers. I remember...
Peter (6b SE NY)
Should I pot up or go straight to garden?
Do I need to pot up my seedlings? I have a pretty successful...
minuet_7a
Conjoined twin basil seedling
This might be pretty common and not worth making a...
arlene_82 (zone 6 OH)
Damping Off disease and Chamomile
Specific inquiry to Chamomile; proven or myth? I am...
ngrrsn
Sponsored Products
Colorful Medallion Outdoor Pillow
Grandin Road
Polaris P716 Silver Mesh Glass Vessel Sink
PLFixtures
Serena & Lily Gobi Embroidered Sheet Set
Serena & Lily
Homelegance Mankato Double Reclining Loveseat in Beige Polyester
Beyond Stores
Pecos Stripe Pillow Cover
$29.99 | Dot & Bo
Rizzy Home Paris King-size 10-piece Duvet Cover Set with Insert
Overstock.com
Tuscan Trellis Duvet Cover King 108" x 95" - APPLE GREEN
$1,180.00 | Horchow
Couristan Everest Khalista Rug Multicolor - 63583767020037T
$59.00 | Hayneedle
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™