chlorine deficiency tomato plant

Chlorine

chlorine

Chlorine

What does it do?

Working with Potassium, it is essential to the functioning of the opening of plant stomata, which in turn controls internal water balance.  Functions in the water splitting system of photosynthesis.

What do you see?

Wilting of plants, restricted root system.  Leaf mottling and tip wilting.  Odor can also be lacking.

What can you do?

Municipal city water has more than sufficient levels of chloride to account for the needs of our plants.

 

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