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- Nejad, Abdolhossein Rezaei, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Open Agriculture 2018 v.3 no.1 pp. 670-677
- Cercis siliquastrum; growth traits; heavy metals; irrigation water; lead; leaf area; leaves; nitrates; nitrogen compounds; plant analysis; plant growth; pollutants; seedlings; shoots; soil; toxicity; trees; water content
- ... Lead is presently a significant heavy metal pollutant that is toxic for all types of life and is of worldwide concern. Various strategies may be applied to increase tolerance of plants to heavy metals, for example nitrogenous compounds have been shown to exert such effects. In the present study combinations of lead levels (0, 15, 30 mgL-1) and nitrate levels (0, 50, 100 mgL-1) applied through irri ...