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Declining citrus root systems: Relationship of root systems to top growth and production investigated in citrus orchard rejuvenation program studies


G. A. Cahoon
R. B. Harding
D. B. Miller

Authors Affiliations

G. A. Cahoon is Assistant Horticulturist, University of California, Riverside; R. B. Harding is Assistunt Chemist, University of California, Riverside; D. B. Miller is Laboratory Technician in Horticulture, University of California, Riverside.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 10(9):3-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n09p3. September 1956.

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The decline of citrus root systems is one of the more serious current problems in production and fruit size. During the past few years, quantitative information has been accumulating on the extent of citrus root decline and its relationship to growth and production.

Cahoon G, Harding R, Miller D. 1956. Declining citrus root systems: Relationship of root systems to top growth and production investigated in citrus orchard rejuvenation program studies. Hilgardia 10(9):3-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n09p3

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