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- Zhu, H.; Frantz, J.M.; Derksen, R.C.; Krause, C.R.
- Applied engineering in agriculture 2007 v.23 no.3 pp. 289
- pot culture, etc ; container-grown plants; growing media; bark; composts; leaching; drainage water; nitrogen; phosphorus; potassium; nitrate nitrogen; fertilizer application; fertilizer rates; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... The amount of water and major nutrients lost through drainage from a nursery container substrate treated with different amounts of nitrogen (N), phosphate (P), and potassium (K), and potted with butterfly bush plants were investigated. The substrate was mainly composed of aged pine bark and steamed composted nursery trimmings as well as leftover potting mix from a commercial nursery. Plastic conta ...