Color Pictures of Mineral Deficiencies in Turnip

from

The Diagnosis of Mineral Deficiencies in Plants by Visual Symptoms
by Thomas Wallace, M.C., D.Sc., A.I.C.

Published by His Majesty's Stationary Office — 1943

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TURNIP IN SAND CULTURE — from the 1951 edition

Turnip Plant - Calcium deficiency (soil acidity complex) 
0109. Turnip Plant

Calcium deficiency (soil acidity complex)

Leaves curled forward, margins pale yellow bands, widening later and becoming brown and scorched; scorched portions curl sharply over towards upper surface.

 
Turnip Plants - Magnesium deficiency 0110. Turnip Plants

Magnesium deficiency

Older leaves chlorotic marbling, with occasional reddish tints in later stages.

 
Turnip Plant - Iron deficiency 0111. Turnip Plant

Iron deficiency

Chlorotic mottling of leaves.

 
Turnip Plant - Insect injury 0112. Turnip Plant

Insect injury

Leaf distortion and corky petioles. (May be confused with boron deficiency)

 
 

Index

  • Flax
  • Hops
  • Kale
  • Lettuce
  • Maize
  • Mangold
  • Oats
  • Onion
  • Parsnip
  • Pear
  • Peas
  • Plum
  • Potatoes
  • Radish
  • Rape
  • Rye
  • Spinach
  • Sugar Beet
  • Swede
  • Table Beets      
  • Tomatoes
  • Turnips
  • Wheat
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    The Diagnosis of Mineral Deficiencies in Plants by Visual Symptoms

    by Thomas Wallace, M.C., D.Sc., A.I.C.

    Color Pictures of Mineral Defeciencies in Plants – 1943


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