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Chlorine in plant nutrition: Experiments with plants in nutrient solutions establish chlorine as a micronutrient essential to plant growth


Perry R. Stout
C. M. Johnson
T. C. Broyer

Authors Affiliations

Perry R. Stout is Professor of Soil Science, University of California, Berkeley; C. M. Johnson is Associate Chemist, University of California, Berkeley; T. C. Broyer is Plant Physiologist, University of California, Berkeley.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 10(9):10-10. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n09p10. September 1956.

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A severe nutritional deficiency disease occurred in tomato plants growing in experimental cultures after chlorine was removed from the nutrient solutions.

Stout P, Johnson C, Broyer T. 1956. Chlorine in plant nutrition: Experiments with plants in nutrient solutions establish chlorine as a micronutrient essential to plant growth. Hilgardia 10(9):10-10. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n09p10

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