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Influence of crown orientatation at planting time on Asparagus

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F. D. Souther, University of California
F. H. Takatori, University of California
J. I. Stillman, University of California

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California Agriculture 28(2):8-9.

Published February 01, 1974

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Abstract

Asparagus crowns were found to grow upward as new buds were formed above the older crowns. All crowns survived during the duration of this experiment] but those crowns planted upside-down yielded significantly less in both weight and number of spears than those planted upright (normal), sideways, or with roots folded under.

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Influence of crown orientatation at planting time on Asparagus

F. D. Souther, F. H. Takatori, J. I. Stillman
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Influence of crown orientatation at planting time on Asparagus

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Authors

F. D. Souther, University of California
F. H. Takatori, University of California
J. I. Stillman, University of California

Publication Information

California Agriculture 28(2):8-9.

Published February 01, 1974

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Abstract

Asparagus crowns were found to grow upward as new buds were formed above the older crowns. All crowns survived during the duration of this experiment] but those crowns planted upside-down yielded significantly less in both weight and number of spears than those planted upright (normal), sideways, or with roots folded under.

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