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Old 07-16-2010, 05:02 PM   #21
Aug 2009
Atwater, OH
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Sounds like wilt to me, but whether it's that or fert burn so in either case you should stop fertilizing. Maybe you could take a pic of the bines and the actual plants? That would help further.
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Old 09-15-2013, 01:38 PM   #22
Sep 2013
, Catskill Mountains, NY
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Zman - I know its a few years late, but I noticed you kept leaning towards the posts that suggested a deficiency over a toxicity. For many years of my plant growing career I was the same way. When adding more and more fertilizers didn't work, I FINALLY decided to cool it. I've learned a deficiency is always more treatable than a toxicity.

You were undoubtedly over feeding your plants. Those chemical fertilizers are VERY strong. Miracle grow contains about all the essential macro and micro nutrients. When you use a complete fertilizer like that you shouldn't need to worry about being deficient in anything: especially micro nutrients like iron. You know its in there. Adding more supplementa like that just compounds the problem.

So if your having an issue such as this, and your using a complete fertilizer containing chemicals other than those that supply N, P, and K then you know its not a deficiency.

Less is best.

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