prick out


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w>prick out

vt sep
seedlingspflanzen, setzen, pikieren (spec)
(= mark) pattern, shape, designpunktieren; (with marking wheel) → ausrädeln
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Finer seeds should be sown in a tray, prick out the seedlings into more trays when they are large enough to handle.
I like to prick out into individual cells - I am sure the plants suffer less root disturbance when it comes to bedding them out or putting them in containers.
To prevent rapid wilting, do not disturb more seedlings at a time than you can prick out within two or three minutes.