Too mach water in soil

Roger Whitehead rgw at office-futures.com
Thu Nov 20 23:22:07 EST 1997


> > If I have a cutting of a plant inside a cup of water for a long period, it
> > starts to develop roots, but if I have the same cutting in a very wet soil,
> > it starts to go rotten.
> > Why this difference?

Might have something to do with the huge number of micro-organisms in soil 
compared to the relative sterility of water.

Roger

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