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- Li, Cui; Wang, Peng; Lombi, Enzo; Wu, Jingtao; Blamey, F. Pax C.; Fernández, Victoria; Howard, Daryl L.; Menzies, Neal W.; Kopittke, Peter M.
- Plant and soil 2018 v.433 no.1-2 pp. 309-322
- zinc sulfate, etc ; Helianthus annuus; X-radiation; X-ray absorption spectroscopy; absorption; fertilizer application; fluorescence microscopy; leaves; nutrient deficiencies; nutrient solutions; phosphates; phytic acid; trichomes; zinc; zinc fertilizers; Show all 15 Subjects
- ... AIMS: Despite the importance of foliar Zn fertilisation, it remains unclear how the Zn status of the plant itself influences the efficacy of foliar applied Zn, with this forming the focus of the present study. METHODS: Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) was grown in nutrient solutions with either 0.5 (sufficient) or 0 μM Zn (deficient) to relate the absorption of foliar applied Zn to leaf properties. T ...