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Timothy W. Miller and Carl R. Libbey

measurements and bulb yield data from nontreated narcissus were, however, included in those analyses. Results In the first iteration, visual narcissus foliar injury in February from the early paraquat application to narcissus foliage the previous summer was 57

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Sohrab Davarpanah, Ali Tehranifar, Gholamhossein Davarynejad, Mehdi Aran, Javier Abadía, and Reza Khorassani

, 2014 ; Yamada et al., 1965 ). Although foliar fertilization is not aimed to fully replace soil fertilization, it has been found that the effects of foliar applications of urea in spring are similar or even better than those of soil applications

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Vincent A. Fritz, Veronica L. Justen, Ann M. Bode, Todd Schuster, and Min Wang

cabbage exposed to various foliar application rates of JA; and 2) to determine the effect of exogenous JA application on cabbage yield. We chose to quantify both indolic and aliphatic GSLs individually because these GSL groups are under separate genetic

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Uttara C. Samarakoon and James E. Faust

from mechanical strength tests that provide an indication of the mechanical resistance of leaves to external forces. The effect of preharvest foliar Ca chloride (CaCl 2 ) applications on mechanical strength were quantified with the use of zonal geranium

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Catarina Saude, Mary Ruth McDonald, and Sean Westerveld

between CLS and foliar N concentrations in the field in another study, but this study did not examine the direct effect of N application rate on disease severity ( Tremblay and Charbonneau, 1993 ). Because excessive rates of fertilizers can be harmful to

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Babak Madani, Marisa Wall, Amin Mirshekari, Alagie Bah, and Mahmud Tengku Muda Mohamed

( White, 2001 ). Foliar application of Ca(NO 3 ) 2 increased plant height and leaf Ca content in parsley [ Petroselinum crispum ( Chondraki et al., 2012 )]. In tomato ( Solanum lycopersicum ), foliar sprays with 0.3% CaCl 2 increased plant height and

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Edward J. Nangle, David S. Gardner, James D. Metzger, John R. Street, and T. Karl Danneberger

).The form of N delivery may also play a role as timing of granular applications and foliar applications may have different effects. Spring applications of granular N can be successfully combined with summer and fall applications of foliar N on shade

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Diana Carolina Núñez-López, Augusto Ramírez-Godoy, and Hermann Restrepo-Díaz

control of arthropods ( Glenn et al., 1999 ). It has been found that foliar applications of kaolin have a positive effect on Hemiptera control such as Agonoscena targionii (Psyllidae) in pistachio ( Saour, 2005 ), Diaphorina citri (Liviidae) in citrus

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Mara Grossman, John Freeborn, Holly Scoggins, and Joyce Latimer

Freeborn, 2008 ; Martin and Singletary, 1999 ). The number of branches doubled in Echinacea (L.) Moench ‘White Swan’ and ‘Double Decker’ treated with foliar sprays of 300 or 600 mg·L −1 BA at ≈2 weeks after transplanting to quart-sized (1.1-L) pots

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Sylvia Letícia Oliveira Silva, Renato de Mello Prado, Gilmara Pereira da Silva, Gabriel Barbosa da Silva Júnior, Monica Lanzoni Rossi, and Leónides Castellanos González

in castor ( Ricinus communis ) ( Lavres Júnior et al., 2012 ), and starch grain accumulation in cowpea ( Vigna unguiculata ) leaf chloroplasts ( Inbaraj and Muthuchelian, 2011 ). Foliar B application is a technique used to correct the deficiency of