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soil turning white ???
Posted 08 May 2009 - 07:27 PM
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Posted 08 May 2009 - 09:43 PM
If its crystalline - its proly to much salt - comes from your fertilizer.
Since the soil will act as a buffer - plants will start to suffer in days - oposite to hydroponics.
Where its usefull to have a conductivity meter to mesure the fertilizer.
Just scrab it off - and flush your plants soil in your shower.
If tho its mold - an image realy would help to determine - u better look at the humidity level - and have a little fan blowing at it.
Edited by AlexTheGrower, 08 May 2009 - 09:47 PM.
Posted 09 May 2009 - 02:12 AM
It realy hard to tell - it almos tlooks like mold.
I would scrape it of and leave it that way.
keep in mind not to water the plants to much.
And no at that point - dont use any fan.
They are small not need for any fertilizer anyway.
With the watering u have to wait untill the soil surface get a little bit dry.
The roots are forces to grow - and thats what we want at that stage.
So if the soil isnt that moist to begin with - roots will search for water and grow large.
Sure dont let the soil dry out totaly - that would just kill the plants.
So far your little fellows look healty - good work
Posted 09 May 2009 - 07:16 PM
ok today i looked at my plant and the soil is sorta turning white can someone explain to me how to make this stop i hear it is salt should i just take the white soil out the plants are about 1 and a half old there are 2 that have the white soil problem there under 2 cfls today my 400 watt mh and hps are coming so what can i do should i get distilled water for a couple of weeks or what been using tap thats been filtered twice 1 from the tap then through a britta filter using mirical grow soil plants them self look great though so plz tell me how to get rid of it ty
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