HomeGalleryFAQRegisterLog in
Latest topics
» Is this Opuntia ficus-indica ?
by Eck Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:30 am

» New Forum Now Open!!
by Eck Thu Jan 25, 2018 4:33 am

» Romanian Online Journal - Xerophilia
by eduart Fri Dec 29, 2017 6:37 am

» Wanted: Pereskia Aculeata (Not Godseffiana)
by EightySeven Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:02 pm

» White spots on my cacti
by cactgustim Mon Nov 20, 2017 6:11 pm

» Problem with cacti
by nzivanovic Sun Aug 27, 2017 10:58 pm


Share | 
 

 When to transplant seedlings?

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Walker87
Calm and Collected


Number of posts : 298
Location : Melbourne
Registration date : 2014-03-01

PostSubject: When to transplant seedlings?    Sat Oct 04, 2014 7:08 am

Good morning folks!

I have acclimated about 10 of my seedling trays and all have survived the introduction, my question is when can I transplant them?
The seed was planted in take away containers with glad wrap covering and now that they are uncovered they dry out rather quickly, watering is difficult because there are no drainage holes and I have to be careful I don't drown them, it would be much easier to manage if they were in proper pots. The seedlings are small and I am worried moving them will kill them.
Should I just continue to persevere until they are a bit bigger?
The oldest are about 7 months.
Back to top Go down
Hanazono
Astromaniac
avatar

Number of posts : 825
Location : SA
Registration date : 2008-09-14

PostSubject: Re: When to transplant seedlings?    Sat Oct 04, 2014 7:55 am

I sow seeds in spring and 1st transplanting is next spring when seedlings are 1 year old.
It is possible to transplant 7 months old seedlings but seedling size of each species is different.
It depends upon the size of seedlings.

I keep seedlings in wet and semi-shade condition for 2 years in total including after 1st transplanting.
Back to top Go down
http://frank-southofaridland.blogspot.com/
 
When to transplant seedlings?
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Tomato transplant placement inside of square
» Is it safe to transplant my eggplant and peppers yet?
» transplant peas?
» Carrot Transplant Experiment
» getting strawberries ready for winter

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Australian Cacti Forum :: - :: Propagation: Seeds & Vegetative-
Jump to: