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C. Yang, D.Y. Jiao, Z.Q. Cai, H.D. Gong and G.Y. Li

treatment. Fertilization rates were assigned to the plots and consisted of 150 kg·ha −1 of a 1:1:1 (w/w/w) mix of N–P–K spread in ≈1.0-m-wide zone in June 2012 ( Yang et al., 2014 ). The plants were sprayed once every 2 weeks with 50 μ m GA 3 , IAA (Sigma

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Monica Ozores-Hampton, Philip A. Stansly and Eugene McAvoy

T omato yellow leaf curl virus , a begomovirus, was first described in Israel in 1939 ( Picó et al., 1996 ), and subsequently became a major constraint to tomato production in the entire Mediterranean basin ( Czosnek et al., 1990 ). TYLCV is

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Gerry H. Neilsen, Denise Neilsen, Frank Kappel, Peter Toivonen and Linda Herbert

than ‘Skeena’. It is likely that restricted N–P–K nutrition was not the causal factor in reduced vigor of ‘Cristalina’ because, although there were minor statistical differences in leaf P and K between cultivars, none of the changes resulted in less

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Tom A. Street, Richard B. Doyle and Dugald C. Close

plant leaves were finely ground. N analysis of leaf material was according to the procedure of Sweeny and Rexroad (1987) . Leaf material was combusted at 950 °C in oxygen using a Leco FP-428 N Analyser (LECO Australia Pty Ltd, Castle Hill, Australia

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Wendy A. Johnson, Raymond A. Cloyd, James R. Nechols, Kimberly A. Williams, Nathan O. Nelson, Dorith Rotenberg and Megan M. Kennelly

of Canadian sphagnum peatmoss, vermiculite, perlite, a wetting agent, and trace amounts of N:P:K. Sixty-four 2-week old seedlings were transplanted into 16-cm black plastic containers (one seedling per container) with a soilless growing medium

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

Aboutalebi, 2014 ; Fernández et al., 2013 ; Swietlik and Faust, 1984 ) due to several characteristics, including its high solubility in water, nonpolarity, rapid leaf absorption, and low phytotoxicity ( Bondada et al., 2001 ; Etehadnejad and Aboutalebi

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Amnon Levi, John Coffey, Laura Massey, Nihat Guner, Elad Oren, Yaakov Tadmor and Kai-shu Ling

Professional 20–20–20 N–P–K (Scotts-Sierra Horticultural Products Company, Marysville, OH). Table 1. Citrullus ssp. accessions, including 31 Citrullus colcocynthis ( CC ), 5 Citrullus lanatus var. citroides ( CLC ), and 2 heirloom cultivars and a Plant

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Austin L. Grimshaw, Yuanshuo Qu, William A. Meyer, Eric Watkins and Stacy A. Bonos

creeping red fescue has a rhizomatous growth habit which aids in recovery when leaf tissue is severely damaged; however, it does not have high levels of drought tolerance when compared with other fescue species such as hard fescue ( Smith et al., 2010 ) and

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Vincent V. Michel, Nicole Debrunner and Xavier Simonnet

cotyledons, temperature was maintained at 20 °C during the day but was lowered to 15 °C during night. After 3 weeks, single seedlings at the two-true-leaf stage were transplanted in plastic pots (6 × 6 cm, 5 cm depth) containing a commercial peat substrate

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Ana Morales-Sillero, R. Jiménez, J.E. Fernández, A. Troncoso and G. Beltrán

influence of N–P–K fertigation on ‘Manzanilla de Sevilla’ olive oil yield and composition. This cultivar is particularly appreciated for table olive production because of its productivity and fruit quality. Although the fruit oil content is not very high, it