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Macronutrient deficiency symptoms in seedlings of four northern hardwoods.Author(s): Gayne G. Erdmann; Frederick T. Metzger; Robert R. Oberg
Source: General Technical Report NC-53. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station. 36 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionIllustrates and describes the visual deficiency symptoms for N, P, K, Ca, Mg, and S in sugar maple, red maple, white ash, and paper birch seedlings. Effects of these deficiencies on the development and nutrient composition of seedlings are also examined.
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CitationErdmann, Gayne G.; Metzger, Frederick T.; Oberg, Robert R. 1979. Macronutrient deficiency symptoms in seedlings of four northern hardwoods. General Technical Report NC-53. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordssugar maple, red maple, white ash, paper birch, Acer saccharum Marsh., Acer rubrum L., Fraxinus americana L., Betula papyrifera Marsh., chemical composition of tissues, dry-matter production, seedling development
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