by silvercomet » Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:54 am
by nimbulan » Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:08 am
by silvercomet » Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:37 am
nimbulan wrote:I'm sorry to say it looks like it's toast, the rhizome appears to be completely rotted. You can see the rotten color creeping up the new growth from the bottom. I would guess this started during the fridge dormancy and just didn't start spreading until it was taken out. I'm afraid I can't provide any advice for fridge dormancy, having never done it myself, but I do know it's not easy.
by boarderlib » Wed Jan 11, 2017 1:28 pm
by HeliamphoraWalnut » Wed Jan 11, 2017 1:37 pm
by silvercomet » Wed Jan 11, 2017 4:14 pm
by MichaelGuardian » Thu Jan 12, 2017 10:00 pm
by SFLguy » Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:49 am
MichaelGuardian wrote:The 3 other rhizomes look fine, but the next time you do a fridge dormancy, you should use a fungicide and you shouldn't water too much. In the wild, when sarrs go into dormancy, they don't usually get that much water. Also, i'd recommend giving them natural dormancy if that's possible, I leave all of mine outside year round and they do very well, they get battered with freezing temps and snow during the winter but then in the spring they grow back twice as big. Note that this is not possible in warmer areas.
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