Symptoms: seedling is droopy, growing medium is moist, damping off
This seedling is stretching too tall, with a lot of space in between sets of leaves, and a long thin stalk. This is caused by the plant not getting enough light. It’s “reaching” upwards, trying to find the sun.
2-3 gallon container
Some common seedling nutrient problems include…
Stretched, “Leggy,” Tall Seedlings – Give More Light!
There is no perfect transplant guide, but the one above should give you a general idea of where to start.
This seedling started “damping off” (dying) due to terrible drainage from bad soil. Never use soil that looks like it contains clay!
Common Germination problems
Easy transplant guide – some popular transplant guideline:
Common Seedling Problems & Mistakes Table of Contents Before we take a look at cannabis seedling problems and common beginner mistakes, let’s show you what healthy cannabis seedlings and
Keep the lights on for 18 hours and turn them off for 6 hours for the ideal growth.
Also, inadequate watering will not allow the plants to absorb nutrients from the soil right either, so keep an eye on these aspects, especially if you know that you applied nutrients and results are not showing.
Regardless if you are growing your plants on soil or not, nutrients are necessary.
To promote healthy growth, you need to make sure that the soil of your seedlings is moist all the time. You shouldn’t allow the water to puddle, but you should not allow the soil to get dry either.
When a seed is ready to produce the new plant, you should see some splitting at the seams of the seed, the best sign that things are moving forward. In just a few hours after the seams split, you should be able to notice a white spike emerging, which is the tendril of the new plant.
One of the causes that can lead to this problem is a container that is too large for your seedling.
One of the most common mistakes made when growing marijuana plants is overwatering them. Out of the desire to give seedlings the best care, many people give them too much water and that’s a problem.
From this stage, the plant will begin growing incredibly fast. The tendril will go downward, in the soil, producing roots for the plant, while a stem will begin growing on the surface.
The main purpose of every marijuana grower is to obtain balanced plants, with a thick stem and nice leaves.
Seeing your marijuana seeds bursting to life in the form of seedlings can be extremely rewarding. You know now that the seeds were good and that you made