Mineral Nutrition of Plants

Author:

B.S.Sood

Publisher:

Medtech Publishers

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Publisher

Medtech Publishers

Publication Year 2018
ISBN-13

9789384007850

ISBN-10 9384007854
Binding

Paperback

Edition First
Number of Pages 482 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 21.5x14x2
Weight (grms) 504

Nearly all the chemical elements that make up living things are mineral elements, the ultimate source of which is rock weathered into soil. The plant physiologist must horticulturist and forester meet problems almost daily which require for their solution specific knowledge dialing with the mineral nutrition of many kinds of plants, and lastly the fertilizer manufacturer, who is called upon to supply the mineral nutrients.


Mineral Nutrition of Plants explains that plant roots "mine" these nutrient elements from their inorganic substrate and introduce them into the realms of living things. The text is accessible both to undergraduate students in the plant Physiology, agronomy, horticulture and environmental studies and to researchers in these and other plant biological fields.


 

B.S.Sood