Scottish Bonsai Association A to Z of Bonsai Terms

 A To Z Entry For Bonsai Fungus gnats (Pests and Diseases)

Fungus gnats

 Fungus gnats - (Pests and Diseases)

Update this bonsai term Fungus gnats Pests and Diseases  Web link for Fungus gnats Pests and Diseases to 
Google Translate
bonsai_fungus_gnat_01.jpg image FUNGUSGNATS>FUNGUS GNATS -

Fungus gnats are small, dark, short-lived fliesthe larvae of which feed on plant ROOTS and fungi. 

Fungus gnats are typically harmless to healthy plants but can inflict extensive damage to seedling.  Their presence can also indicate more serious problems, particularly overWATERING; they may be feeding on roots that have sat in drain water too long and are thus rotting, or the gnats may be attracted to fungus growing in saturated topsoil. Consequently, allowing the soil to dry may reduce their numbers.

There are 2033 published entries in the Bonsai A to Z and the pages have been viewed 8715540 times. You can view all of the items in our Glossary of Bonsai Terms. Help us to increase the number of relevant bonsai terms included in this A to Z of Bonsai Terms. We include manufacturers and dealers in the dictionary, if you are one or know of one not mentioned then just click the link above and add an entry. If you have a favourite bonsai tree not mentioned just add an entry. We are trying to create a unique single free source for all bonsai terms and hope to capture worldwide bonsai terms for bonsai trees, bonsai clubs associations and national collections and the A to Z is free marketing for bonsai businesses and bonsai clubs.

Free counters!