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Effects of varying shade and fertilizer on the growth of Zamia floridana A. DC
Author(s): B. Dehgan, F. C. Almira, A. E. Dudeck, B. Schutzman
Journal: Botanical Review
Article Topic(s): Fertilizer, Light, Nutrients
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse, Nursery
Species Referenced: Zamia pumila (Coontie),
AbstractEvaluates the effects of shading and fertilizer on the growth of Zamia pumila in a production environment. There was an interactive effect between shade and fertilizer on Z. pumila growth. Results show that Z. pumila grows best in +/-30% shade and benefit from fertilizers that contain micronutrients.
Suggested CitationB. Dehgan, F. C. Almira, A. E. Dudeck, and B. Schutzman. "Effects of varying shade and fertilizer on the growth of Zamia floridana A. DC." Botanical Review 70.1 (2004): 79-85.