Which Micro Nutrient for

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by EdTLawn, Jul 15, 2007.

  1. EdTLawn

    EdTLawn LawnSite Member
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    ...strengthening grass to stand up, is it magnesium sulfate ?
     
  2. heritage

    heritage LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Landscape Turf or Golf Course?

    Landscape: Macronutrient to increase Turgor Pressure will be Potassium, and cell wall strength, Calcium.

    Golf Course will use Silicon (Si) as well on greens to make the grass stand up better and better ball roll.

    Hope that helps,

    Pete D.
     
  3. EdTLawn

    EdTLawn LawnSite Member
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    Its for turf grass, so I guess potassium is the stuff to get.

    Thanks
     
  4. lilmarvin4064

    lilmarvin4064 LawnSite Senior Member
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    potassium silicate

    I believe this can be found in greensand, among other sources.
     

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