Skip to Main navigation Skip to Left navigation Skip to Main content Skip to Footer

University of Minnesota Extension
www.extension.umn.edu
612-624-1222

Extension > Garden > Diagnose a problem > What's wrong with my plant? > Vegetable > Pepper > Collapsed seedling

Print Icon Email Icon Share Icon

Pepper > Seedling > Collapsed seedling

1 of 1
  • Image: 1
  • Image: 2

Damping Off
Pythium sp. Rhizoctonia sp. Phytophthora sp. and others

  • Stem turns dark at soil line and seedling may tip over at soil line
  • Seed may rot in soil
  • Plant wilts, turns dark and rots
  • Cobweb-like or cotton-like fungal growth on seedlings or potting mix
  • More information on Damping Off...

Don't see what you're looking for?

  • © Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.
  • The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Privacy