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Leaf malady of avocado trees: Leaves of trees of several varieties on various rootstocks seriously affected when placed under glasshouse conditions


A. R. C. Haas, University of California
Joseph N. Brusca, University of California

publication information

California Agriculture 11(10):14-15. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v011n10p14. October 1957.


Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:

Leaves of seedling avocado trees grown under glasshouse conditions—in cultures of silica sand or soil—have occasionally shown certain symptoms of nutritional deficiency.

author affiliations

A. R. C. Haas is Plant Physiologist, Emeritus, University of California, Riverside. Joseph N. Brusca is Principal Laboratory Technician in Plant Biochemistry, University of California, Riverside.

author notes

The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1087.