growing media,    - 0010052

growing media

Descriptor: Treatment
Description: Some growing media components, like vermiculite and perlite, are inherently sterile but sphagnum moss sometimes contains pathogenic fungi. Chemical fumigants or steam heat are typically used for media sterilization.
Image location: United States

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Name: Thomas D. 'Tom' Landis
Organization: USDA Forest Service
Country: United States
Series:Introduction to Forest Nursery Management

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Image uploaded on Monday, January 01, 1990
Image Information last updated on Tuesday, February 26, 2002