Study the effects of Zinc sulphate, Borax, Copper sulphate and Ferrous sulphate on growth and development of plants of kagzi lime (Citrus aurantifolia Swingle.)

Publication Date : 10/02/2018

DOI : 10.22623/IJAPSA.2018.4007.BTIQN


Author(s) :

pradeep kumar , pushpendra kumar , p.n.katiyar.


Volume/Issue :
Volume 4
,
Issue 1
(02 - 2018)



Abstract :

An experiment entitled Study the effects of Zinc sulphate, Borax, Copper sulphate and Ferrous sulphate on growth and development of plants of kagzi lime (Citrus aurantifolia Swingle.) was conducted in the Garden Department of Horticulture Chandra Shekhar Azad University of agriculture & technology kanpur during the year 2015-16. Sour lime is a highly polyembryonic distinctive species of great commercial importance.Tree is small bushy with small but sharp spines, leaves small arth normally winged petioles,flowers and fruits small fruits round to oval maturing irregularly throughout the year,greenish .length of shoots recorded during investigation and observed that the longer shoot 17.33cm was found under the treatment T2 when foliar application of FeSO4 at 0.50 percent applied ,the next longer shoot length 17.00cm were recorded under the treatment T8 when Borax 0.50 percent was sprayed all other treatments increased length of shoots more or less when compared with control.Diameter of shoot 0.43cm was also recorded under the treatment T2 when foliar application of FeSO4 0.50 percent was sprayed followed by T5 and T8 using ZnSO4 0.25 percent and Borax 0.50 percent as spray form.All other treatments improved diameter of shoot significantly over control 0.30cm.


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