hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive


Can one "over fertilize" a plant (under lights) to make it grow more
rapidly, as in "forcing"?  [Yes, I agree one can over fertilize, build up
the salts levels and kill the plant that way - but is there too much with
respect to making it grow.]

My guess is that the plant physiologists will say that the plant self
regulates and takes up only what it needs.  Excess over what the plant
needs feeds the algae.

Would like to hear from the plant physiologists or those who are "in the

Charles Tuttle
Columbus  OH

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index