• degradation
  • 2011). The degradation rate of one or more compounds may be altered when they occur within a mixture of toxic compounds: the rate may be stimulated, inhibited or decreased (Abuhamed et al. (scielo.org.za)
  • Temporal changes in mineralization and immobilization of N during degradation of plant material: implications for the plant N supply and nitrogen losses, Soil Biology & Biochemistry 34, 789-799. (koreascience.or.kr)
  • coir
  • Designed especially for cacti and succulents, Wonder Soil--which includes coir, worm castings, mycorrhizae, and pumice--promotes the aeration and drainage that these varieties need. (qvc.com)
  • plants
  • 200 µ mol mol − 1 above ambient applied by free-air CO 2 enrichment (FACE)] and soil water (Wet, Dry) on above- and below-ground responses of C 3 (cotton, G ossypium hirsutum ) and C 4 (sorghum, Sorghum bicolor ) plants in monocultures and two density mixtures. (wiley.com)
  • Because plants in containers can't stretch their roots out to get water and nutrients from the surrounding soil, and because the roots are generally not as insulated from temperature extremes, there are some care requirements specific to container gardening. (hometips.com)
  • Mix slow-release dry fertilizer into the soil when you're planting to nourish the new plants. (hometips.com)
  • To support the plants with nutrients, pine needles, rotted conifer-derived sawdust or bark mulch should be added to the top soil. (wikipedia.org)
  • After removing the soil and the roots from other plants, the rhizome should be stored unwashed until further processing. (wikipedia.org)
  • moisture
  • This research has expanded to develop a relationship between soil moisture levels and the impact on meteorological and hydrological models and forecasts. (environmental-expert.com)
  • Starting in the late 1970s, the meteorological community became interested in soil moisture after studies were published addressing thermal fluxes. (environmental-expert.com)
  • A pot that is too large will cause root disease because of the excess moisture retained in the soil, while a pot that is too small will restrict a plant's growth. (wikipedia.org)
  • This makes sure the soil will retain some moisture but not get boggy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cuttings should be set far enough below the surface of the soil to ensure stability until the root network is formed as well as access to moisture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending upon the local environmental conditions soil should be well draining and able to hold enough moisture for a week or more without drying out. (wikipedia.org)
  • suitable
  • First, waste is mixed with soil containing glass formers in a large container installed with electrodes (electrical conductors) suitable for heating the mixture. (wikipedia.org)
  • The availability of suitable soil and a building design appropriate for local climatic conditions are the factors that favour its use. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • Total (cotton + sorghum) leaf area and above-ground biomass in low-density mixtures were similar between CO 2 treatments, but increased by 17-21% with FACE in high-density mixtures, due to a 121% enhancement of cotton leaf area and a 276% increase in biomass under the FACE treatment. (wiley.com)
  • different
  • Each tree is a study in itself and pines in Oregon will want different soil mixes than pines in Norway. (forumotion.com)
  • Nowadays it is used to treat different problems as menstrual problems, pregnancy complaints, fertility issues, ovarian cysts and diuretic The bioactive components are a mixture of steroidal saponins, including chamaelirin and aglycone diosgenin. (wikipedia.org)
  • good
  • CONCLUSION: Conclusively, it might be a good soil management practice to incorporate mixture of barely and hairy vetch in the view point of increase in plant available N concentration and decrease in N losses through volatilization, denitrification, and leaching. (koreascience.or.kr)
  • What soil mixture is good for tomato growing? (reference.com)
  • mixes
  • This is especially true for hanging containers, those with lightweight soil mixes, and all containers during hot weather. (hometips.com)
  • activated carbon
  • Activated carbon (AC) and biochars (BCS and BCW) were added to the soils sampled from areas of strong anthropogenic influence at doses of 0.5, 1, 2.5 or 5% (w/w) and incubated for two months. (environmental-expert.com)
  • present
  • To effectively vitrify any mixture of materials, substances that contribute to glass formation (called glass formers) must be present. (wikipedia.org)
  • These glass formers usually contain silicon and oxygen and are present in most soils. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • I'm doing some research on soil mixtures at the moment to prepare for some potting. (forumotion.com)
  • Research studies analyzing the microbial degraders in PAH contaminated soil amended with organics are mainly restricted to the incubation with fresh organic waste [composting] (Peng et al. (springeropen.com)
  • seeds
  • Assemble the soil and containers for growing the seeds in. (wikihow.com)
  • Pat down the soil to be sure there are no air pockets or your seeds might drop right to the bottom. (wikihow.com)
  • Very tiny seeds need only to be pressed into the soil. (wikihow.com)
  • mainly
  • This is the main ingredient in my soil mix but I have also experimented with adding cat litter(50/50) without any better or worse effect and mainly because I was out of leca. (forumotion.com)
  • type
  • What type of 'soil' materials do you guys use? (forumotion.com)
  • A citrus-type soil mixture works well in most home situations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Industrial-scale melts have shown that a stable glass compound is formed even when the original melt mixture is up to 33-40% waste material by weight, depending on the type of waste. (wikipedia.org)
  • plant
  • If the plant is stuck, try running a knife between the edge of the pot and the soil. (hometips.com)
  • You also may need to pull at the soil with your hands, but don't pull on the stem or leaves of the plant. (hometips.com)
  • Place the plant in hole and pat soil around your plant. (wikihow.com)
  • surface
  • The results demonstrate that combined use of the geocell layer and rubber-soil mixture can reduce soil surface settlement and pipe deflection and eventually provide a secure condition for buried pipe even under strong repeated loads. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • effect
  • that all of these salts could have a considerable effect on the geotechnical properties of the mixtures. (ac.ir)
  • pots
  • Periodically submerge hanging baskets and smaller pots to soak the soil completely. (hometips.com)
  • properties
  • During a relogious event named Lepashta Gandha, the idols are coated with a special soil mixture with eight medicinal properties once every 12 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • materials
  • The materials closest to the electrodes are melted first, and convection currents (movements of substances in a fluid) within the molten mixture continue to add more solid material into the molten material. (wikipedia.org)