Flashcards in Nutrients Deck (18)
Which nutrient is needed for fruit ripening and root growth?
Which nutrient is needed for flower and fruit formation and hardiness?
Which nutrient is needed for vegetative growth?
Which minor nutrients are needed for chlorophyll production?
Iron, manganese, sulphur
Which minor nutrient makes calcium available?
Which minor nutrient helps in uptake of nitrogen and root activity?
Which minor nutrient is required for photosynthesis and movement of phosphorus?
Name 2 minor nutrients involved in the correct functioning of enzymes.
Which minor nutrient is required for pollen production?
Name all 3 nutrients that are also metals
Copper, zinc, iron
Name the 3 major nutrients that comprise a balanced fertiliser
Nitrogen, potassium, phosphorus
Name the set of 4 nutrients in the mnemonic
Molybdenum, boron, calcium, sulphur
Which 2 nutrients start with Mag and Mang
A plant has chlorosis of the upper leaves. Which nutrients could be deficient?
Iron or sulphur - sulphur if interveinal
A plant has chlorosis on the older leaves. What could be deficient?
A plant shows interveinal chlorosis. What could be deficient?
Magnesium, manganese, iron
A plant has dull blue green leaves and small fruit. What could be deficient?