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Replacing Conventional Nursery Crop Nutrient Inputs with Vermicompost for Container Production of Hibiscus moscheutos L. 'Luna Blush'
Author(s): M. S. McGinnis, S. L. Warren and T. E. Bilderback
Journal Link: http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Article Topic(s): Fertilizer
Research Setting(s): Nursery
Species Referenced: Hibiscus moscheutos (Crimson-eyed rose-mallow),
AbstractEvaluates using pig manure compost to replace fertilizer in container production of Hibiscus moscheutos 'Luna Blush'. The compost provided sufficient amounts of most but not all nutrients usually found in fertilizer.
Suggested CitationM. S. McGinnis, S. L. Warren and T. E. Bilderback. "Replacing Conventional Nursery Crop Nutrient Inputs with Vermicompost for Container Production of Hibiscus moscheutos L. 'Luna Blush'." Hortscience 44.6 (2009): 1698-1703.
Article LinksISSN: 0018-5345