TITLE

Fertilization Rate and Placement Effects on Areca Palms Transplanted from Containers or a Field Nursery

AUTHOR(S)
Broschat, Timothy K.; Moore, Kimberly A.
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Arboriculture & Urban Forestry;Jul2012, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p146
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which investigated the effects of fertilizer placement and rate on transplanted areca palms grown on containers or a field nursery. Results of the study revealed that areca palms transplanted from containers grew best if the fertilizer is placed into the backfill. There was no consistently best fertilizer placement method for areca palms transplanted from a field nursery.
ACCESSION #
77890559

 

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