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TOPIC: Root hairs

Root hairs 3 years 8 months ago #33167

I dug a few of my three year old plants and noticed some of them had bumpy/nots/bulbs. Has anyone seen root hairs like this? Am I deficient on something?
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Re:Root hairs 3 years 8 months ago #33170

I think you may be looking at root knot nematode...

I have heard of them from gardening... have seen them on my tomato plant roots in the past.

Was not sure if it was common on ginseng, but did a google search and found below...

TNhunter

pnwhandbooks.org/plantdisease/ginseng-pa...p-nematode-root-knot

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Re:Root hairs 3 years 8 months ago #33171

BigRoots,
Yes I have seen this and TN is correct. Better call a professional to get advice on how to kill them ASAP or plant somewhere else.
Sorry bud.
Latt

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