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Myung Min Oh, Young Yeol Cho, Kee Sung Kim, and Jung Eek Son

, 1982 ; Stalder and Pestermer, 1980 ). In this system, water and nutrients are supplied to the pots filled with growing media by capillary action of the wicks ( Dolar and Keeney, 1971 ; Toth et al., 1988 ). Thus, the water content of the medium in this

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Robert H. Stamps and Heidi M. Savage

with limited contact with the growing medium and not mixed with it, whereas PAM is mixed thoroughly with the growing medium before planting or applied with full growing medium contact down holes made in the growing medium of pots with established plants

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Frederic B. Ouedraogo, B. Wade Brorsen, Jon T. Biermacher, and Charles T. Rohla

to remove the potting medium before planting so the roots acclimate to the new soil environment more rapidly. Lipe et al. (2018) recommend using a hose to wash off the outer inch of potting medium. Pecan trees are native to the southern region of

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Chao Dong, Xue Li, Yue Xi, and Zong-Ming Cheng

. The plantlets were prepared for transplanting into pots and by carefully washing the agar from the roots with sterile water, and then transplanted into the 1.5-L pots with sterile 6 vermiculite : 4 peat : 1 perlite growth medium. Transplanted plantlets

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Kranti Macherla and Richard J. McAvoy

irrigation management practices that allow the potting medium to approach full saturation ( Elmer et al., 2012 ). Under short-cycle subirrigation, growers have more control over crop growth, especially stem elongation, so that ornamental plants develop the

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Huan-Ying Yao, Ren-Shih Chung, Sheng-Bin Ho, and Yao-Chien Alex Chang

. Sphagnum moss from Chile was used as potting medium and was immersed in water overnight before transplanting. The bulk density of sphagnum moss in planted pots was ≈50 mg·cm −3 . Plants were then grown in a greenhouse with a pad and fan system and were

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Arthur Villordon and Christopher Clark

from egg masses by immersion in 0.525% NaOCl for 4 mins, and collecting the eggs on a 500-mesh (25 μm opening) sieve. Egg suspensions were diluted to deliver either 500 (medium) or 5000 (high) eggs per pot. To enhance infiltration of inoculum, three

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Choun-Sea Lin, Krishnan Kalpana, Wei-Chin Chang, and Na-Sheng Lin

preliminary investigation, the multiple shoot proliferation of B. oldhamii is very low when these shoots were incubated on semisolid medium. The same problem also occurred in Guadua angustifolia ( Jiménez et al., 2006 ). We report here an efficient

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Muhammad Irshad, Hafiz Muhammad Rizwan, Biswojit Debnath, Muhammad Anwar, Min Li, Shuang Liu, Bizhu He, and Dongliang Qiu

medium, washed with distilled water, and transferred to sterilized (autoclaved at 121 °C for 40 min) plastic pots containing vermiculite and sand (3:1). Thereafter, these cultures were maintained in a growth chamber for 2 weeks at 25 ± 2 °C, 70

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Charles S. Krasnow and Mary K. Hausbeck

). Soilless potting medium can be conducive to pythium root rot because of limited microbial activity ( Bolton, 1977 ; Stephens and Stebbins, 1985 ). However, reductions in seedling diseases and root rot after amending potting medium with biological controls