Damping off is caused by several different fungi under different environmental conditions. The fungi include Pythium, Rhizoctonia solani, and Thielaviopsis basicola. This article discusses the symptoms, environmental conditions, diseases, prevention and control methods for the damping-off caused by fungi.
Revised 1/2011. Originally published: 1998.AZ1029
- plant diseases
- rhizoctonia solani
- thielaviopsis basicola