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tomato seedlings

Posted by John_JJ z5 (My Page) on
Wed, Apr 17, 13 at 7:16

i planted tomato seeds about 3 weeks and there only 2 inches tall and they have there true leaves but there small.and on the cotyledon there green but you can see a little yellow in them and the stem has a little arc in it in the middle.
is this normal or are they sick? should i start over


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RE: tomato seedlings

What are your growing conditions?

planting medium?
temp?
lighting?
fertilizer?


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RE: tomato seedlings

earthgrow potting soil
temp stays over 50f
t8 lights
miracle gro
also the cotyledon the tips of them look dried/burnt

This post was edited by John_JJ on Thu, Apr 18, 13 at 1:43


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RE: tomato seedlings

Whats the npk on the fertilizer? Im thinking to much fertilizer. starters dont need a whole lot and earthgrow potting soil should have enough nutrients to last for a month. If i remember right seedlings dont use any fertalizer till there true leaves start coming out. They come prepackaged with there own food.


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