Disinfecting in the greenhouse

myfrozenlittlepond(3)July 27, 2014

What do you use to disinfect trays, pots, potting bench? What kills plant viruses and diseases without excessive toxicity to humans?

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fruitnut Z7 4500ft SW TX

I've used a strong bleach solution from time to time for this purpose. But I'm not sure if it really helped. I haven't had that many issues of this kind. It just seemed like a good idea.

    Bookmark   July 28, 2014 at 8:22PM
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karin_mt(4 MT)

I use a 10% bleach solution for pots and trays every spring before embarking on seed starting. I imagine that would work on the bench too.

    Bookmark   July 28, 2014 at 8:31PM
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