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Foliar Application of Fertilizers

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Item Summary McCall, Wade W. 2009-04-16T01:07:09Z 2009-04-16T01:07:09Z 1980-06
dc.identifier.citation McCall WW. 1980. Foliar application of fertilizers. Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. 2 p. (General Home Garden Series; GHGS-24).
dc.description.abstract Plants require 16 nutrients for their growth and development. Three of these, carbon, hydrogen and oxygen, are obtained from the atmosphere and from soil water. If proper conditions of aeration and moisture are maintained in the soil, there is no problem with these three nutrients. However, if any of the other 13 elements, nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, calcium, magnesium, sulfur, iron, boron, copper, manganese, molybdenum, zinc, or chlorine, are deficient, they must be applied for the plants' use. These nutrients may be applied to the soil or they may be applied to the foliage of the plants. When applied to the foliage they are known as foliar sprays.
dc.format.extent 2 pages
dc.language.iso en-US
dc.publisher University of Hawaii
dc.relation.ispartofseries General Home Garden Series
dc.relation.ispartofseries 24
dc.subject fertilizers
dc.subject foliar spraying
dc.subject fertilizer application
dc.title Foliar Application of Fertilizers
dc.type Article
dc.type.dcmi Text
Appears in Collections: General Home Garden Series, 1973 - 1987

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