What are the macro and micro nutrients of the plants?
Asked in Agriculture, Botany or Plant Biology
How many nutrients do plants need?
plants need macro nutrients and micro nutrients. macro nutrients are needed at large quantity and micro nutrients are needed in small quantities. there are 10 macro nutrients and 6 micro nutrients. The 10 macro nutrients are carbon hydrogen oxygen nitrogen potassium calcium magnesium sulphur iron phosphorous the 6 micro nutrients are molybdenum chlorine boron zinc copper manganese
Asked in Macronutrients
Define micro and macro nutrients?
Asked in Macronutrients, Micronutrients
What is macro nutrients and micro nutrients?
Asked in Health
Essential nutrient are made of what?
How does Miracle-Gro help plants?
Miracle Gro contains both macro and micro nutrients that plants need to stay healthy, develop roots and grow strong. Here is the list of nutrients in the Miracle Gro All Purpose plant food: Macro: Nitrogen, Phosphorous ,Potassium Micro: Boron, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum, Zinc For more info research how plants use the individual nutrients.
What is the difference between a Macronutrient and micronutrient?
Macro-nutrients are nutrients that provide calories or energy. Nutrients are substances needed for growth, metabolism, and for other body functions. Since "macro" means large, macro-nutrients are nutrients needed in large amounts. There are three macronutrients: Carbohydrate Protein Fat Unlike macro-nutrients which are needed in bigger amounts micro-nutrients only need a small amount in your diet. Theses nutrients help your organs grow. · Vitamins · Minerals Macro-nutrients are needed in large amounts whilst micro-nutrients are needed in smaller amounts.
Asked in Micronutrients
Differentiate micro-nutrients and macro-nutrients?
Asked in Animal Life, Microbiology, Genetics
How do plants and animals obtain trace elements?
What major hydro-organic nutrients help in the production cycle of growing plants?
Nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium are major types of hydro-organic nutrients that are helpful in the production cycle of growing plants. Hydro-organic growers call them the primary macro-nutrients that nevertheless must be supplemented, for complete and proper growth, by the secondary macro-nutrients calcium, magnesium and sulfur. Macro-nutrients ultimataely require the bolstering effects of trace elements, also known as micro-nutrients, such as copper, iron, manganese and sodium.
What is happening to the nutrients in a compost pile?
Breakdown and solubilization are the happenings to nutrients in compost piles. The nutrients decompose through consumption and excretion by macro- and micro-organisms. The waste products emerge as soluble macro- and micro-nutrients that can be taken in by soils and by such soil food web members as plant roots.
Asked in Shrub Fertilizer, Tree Fertilizer
What are the ingredients in liquid fertilizer?
Macro- and micro-nutrients describe the ingredients in liquid fertilizer. Liquid fertilizers include the macro-nutrients nitrogen for greening, growing and thickening, phosphorus for flower, fruit and seed production and photosynthesis and potassium for healthy roots. They sometimes include the other macro-nutrients calcium, magnesium and sulfur and such micro-nutrients as boron, copper, iron and zinc.
Asked in Nutrition
What are the basic nutrients?
Most foods contain a mix of nutrients, which are classified as either macro-nutrients, or micro-nutrients. The macro-nutrients are carbohydrates (including fiber), fats, protein, and water, which we need in relatively large amounts. Carbohydrates, fats, and protein provide the structural material of cells, as well as energy (calories). Micro-nutrients include vitamins, minerals, enzymes, and phytonutrients, including antioxidants and pigments, which we need in relatively small amounts compared to macro-nutrients.