Saturday, September 22, 2007

Ornamentals Hotline Culture Section Pictures for Issue 25, September 21, 2007

Calcitic granular limestone. This will be the most commonly used liming material.

Dolomitic granular limestone. Use dolomitic lime sources only if magnesium is called for from soil tests.

Drop spreaders apply lime evenly and overlap problems are less likely.

Liming trial on beach plums. Lime incorporation is recommended when possible.

Liming of acid loving plants can cause micronutrient deficiencies.

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