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- CRUZ NETO, RAIMUNDO DE OLIVEIRA; DE SOUZA JÚNIOR, JOSÉ OLIMPIO; SODRÉ, GEORGE ANDRADE; BALIGAR, VIRUPAX CHANABASAPPA
- Revista Brasileira de Fruticultura 2015 v.37 no.4 pp. 1053-1064
- Oxisols; Theobroma cacao; calcium; copper; crops; dry matter accumulation; fertilizer rates; iron; leaves; magnesium; manganese; nutrient content; phosphorus; potassium; roots; seedlings; shoots; soil treatment; stems; texture; toxicity; tree nutrition; tropical soils; zinc
- ... Levels of Zn in tropical soils profoundly influences growth and nutrition of tree crops. Research was undertaken to assess the effect of soil Zn on growth and nutrition of clonal cacao tree seedlings of PH 16. Three acidic Oxisol soils differing in texture were used with nine doses of Zn (0, 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 48, and 64 mg dm-3). Rooted clonal seedlings were grown in plastic pot with 11 dm-3 of ...