Review Chapter 17 - Short Answer 1 What eight important factors that should be considered when growing nursery crops in containers Couldn't find

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Short Answer: 1. What eight important factors that should be considered when growing nursery crops in containers? Couldn’t find this BS anywhere 2. What is the proper product mix for a successful nursery and how is it determined? To determine run a marketing survey Seventy percent of the plants grown are standards while 30% are new plants which have potential 4. What are seven factors that should be considered when selecting the proper propagation container? Size Cost Adequate drainage Proper color Weight Ease in handling while being durable to facilitate shipping and handling 5. how can root circling be prevented? Select the proper container that is free of toxic substances 6. What are five factors that should be considered when designing a bed for container grown crops? Size Container spacing Production practices Irrigation design Coverage 7. Why is it important to over winter container grown crops and what are three ways to protect container crops from winter damage It is important because the roots of plants are not as cold hardy as the shoots making container grown plants susceptible to winter damage because the root
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course HORT 101 taught by Professor Arteca,richardn during the Fall '07 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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Review Chapter 17 - Short Answer 1 What eight important factors that should be considered when growing nursery crops in containers Couldn't find

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