Post a reply

Avatar for ApplesSeed
May 8, 2020 3:45 PM CST
Thread OP
Georgetown TX
Help, what is going on with my apple seedlings? They look like they're turning brown at the tip. They've been planted to a peat moss/perlite mix. Are we doing something wrong?
Thumb of 2020-05-08/ApplesSeed/3c7f0f

Thumb of 2020-05-08/ApplesSeed/56a3cc
May 8, 2020 8:19 PM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
Not all who wander are lost
Garden Sages Plant Identifier

Why straight peat moss (and perlite)? Peat moss is highly acidic but contains no nutrients, not the right environment for most seedlings.
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost

President: Orchid Society of Northern Nevada
Only the members of the Members group may reply to this thread.
Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by Zoia and is called "The Patio"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.