Plant and Soil

, Volume 63, Issue 1, pp 115–118 | Cite as

Influence of nitrate and aeration on growth and chemical composition ofZea Mays L.

  • Louise Y. Spek

Key Words

Root aeration Nitrate absorption Carbohydrate content Nitrogen content 


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© Martinus Nijhoff/Dr W. Junk Publishers 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Louise Y. Spek
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  1. 1.Botanical LaboratoryState University of UtrechtUtrechtThe Netherlands

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