Damping-off disease of plants
Nature: Soil organisms destruct young seedlings either before the sprouting seeds break through the soil or after they emerge from the soil. It is due to soil fungi functioning in cold, wet soils or due to warm, humid weather and overcrowdedness of seedlings.
Problem Type: E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update 01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET