Damping-off disease of plants


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.

Medicine Pathology
Plant Life Plants
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST