Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
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Hilgardia

Cracked stem of celery: Boric acid sprays reduced incidence of disorder in field trials with nitrogen and potash fertilization

Authors

M. Yamaguchi
F. W. Zink
A. R. Spurr

Authors Affiliations

M. Yamaguchi is Assistant Olericulturist, University of California, Davis; F. W. Zink is Assistant Specialist in Vegetable Crops, University of California, Davis; A. R. Spurr is Assistant Olericulturist, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 7(5):12-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v007n05p12. May 1953.

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Abstract

Boric acid sprays can control the occurrence of cracked stem in certain varieties of celery which follows excessive applications of nitrogen and potash fertilizers—or potash alone, when the soil fertility is optimal.

Yamaguchi M, Zink F, Spurr A. 1953. Cracked stem of celery: Boric acid sprays reduced incidence of disorder in field trials with nitrogen and potash fertilization. Hilgardia 7(5):12-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v007n05p12
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