Search Results

You are looking at 51 - 60 of 732 items for :

  • "pine bark" x
  • Refine by Access: All x
Clear All
Free access

Wendy L. Wilber and Jeffrey G. Williamson

; Williamson and Lyrene 2004b ). Many new southern highbush blueberry (SHB) plantings in the southeastern United States are grown in pine bark beds that are 15 to 20 cm deep and of varying widths rather than in the underlying soil ( Williamson et al., 2006

Free access

Celina Gómez and James Robbins

properties of pine bark substrates amended with parboiled rice hulls 70 weeks after planting in #5 containers with and without (fallow) spirea plants. Total porosity in the initial blends was greatest in substrates with 40% to 100% PBH and TP in those same

Free access

B.H. Ownley and D.M. Benson

Abbreviations: PB, pine bark. 1 Former Graduate Research Assistant. Current address: USDA-ARS, Root Disease and Biological Control Research Unit, 367 Johnson Hall, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA 99164-6430. 2 Professor. This research was

Free access

James S. Owen Jr, Stuart L. Warren, Ted E. Bilderback, and Joseph P. Albano

application rate, but were affected by leaching fraction (LF) and P source. Tyler et al. (1996) decreased effluent P content by 58% when growing Skogholm cotoneaster ( Cotoneaster dammeri Schnied. ‘Skogholm’) in a pine bark substrate with a low (0.0 to 0

Free access

Xiuling Tian and Youbin Zheng

not detect any plant pathogens (data not shown). The objective of this study was to evaluate the inhibitory potential of three compost teas (pine bark, manure, and vermicasting), Root Rescue Landscape Powder ® (a mix of mycorrhizae and other

Open access

S. Christopher Marble, Shawn T. Steed, Debalina Saha, and Yuvraj Khamare

for crop growth. Many mulch products have been recommended as a means of addressing weed control challenges in ornamental plant production ( Chalker-Scott, 2007 ). Richardson et al. (2008) reported over 5 months of weed control with pine bark nuggets

Free access

Jacob H. Shreckhise, James S. Owen Jr., and Alex X. Niemiera

widely adopted by containerized crop growers ( Dennis et al., 2010 ). When using CRF to fertilize containerized nursery crops grown in a pine bark–based substrate, PUE (percent of applied P absorbed by roots) has been reported to be ≈27% to 62% ( Owen et

Open access

Debalina Saha, S. Christopher Marble, Brian J. Pearson, Héctor E. Pérez, Gregory E. MacDonald, and Dennis C. Odero

1–2 inches were chosen to closely evaluate herbicide and mulch effects and also chose depths that would be used in both the landscape and nursery and landscape industries. Fig. 1. Different particle sizes present in hardwood, pine bark, and pine

Open access

Debalina Saha, S. Christopher Marble, Brian Pearson, Héctor Pérez, Gregory MacDonald, and D. Calvin Odero

indaziflam ( Jhala and Singh, 2012 ). Table 2. Retention of preemergence herbicides in 2 inches (5.08 cm) of pine bark mulch following 1.5-inches (3.81 cm) of irrigation. Physical property analysis. Particle size analysis showed that PS was mostly composed of