Trace elements in plant physiology

with a report of the proceedings [of a symposium organized by the International Union of Biological Sciences] by International Union of Biological Sciences.

Publisher: Chronica Botanica Co. in Waltham, Mass

Written in English
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  • Plants -- Nutrition,
  • Trace elements

Edition Notes

Statementby T. Wallace, and a foreword by M. J. Sirks.
SeriesIts Series B: Colloquia,, no. 1, Lotsya, biological miscellany ;, v. 3.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK867 .I43
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 144 p.
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6095119M
LC Control Number51012996
OCLC/WorldCa2369537

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