Vol. 11 No. 4 (2005)
Articles

Effect of physical properties of horticultural substrates on pepper transplant development

Published October 11, 2005
N. Kappel
Corvinus University of Budapest Faculty of Horticultural Science, Department of Vegetable- and Mushroom Growing H-1118 Budapest, Ménesi út 44
I. Terbe
Corvinus University of Budapest Faculty of Horticultural Science, Department of Vegetable- and Mushroom Growing H-1118 Budapest, Ménesi út 44
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Kappel, N., & Terbe, I. (2005). Effect of physical properties of horticultural substrates on pepper transplant development. International Journal of Horticultural Science, 11(4), 75-78. https://doi.org/10.31421/IJHS/11/4/609

Pepper transplants were grown in trays using 6 different growing media. Trays were filled in a loose and in a compact manner with the 5 different peats and coconut coir. Measurements were made for the most important physical parameters of each single medium studying their effect on transplant development. Results indicated that compaction had had a beneficial effect on the germination of the transplants and on the rate of their development.

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