Nitrogen and phosphorus fertilization promotes rapid initial growth of Levcaena on Alfisol uri icon


  • Determines whether small quantity of nitrogen fertilizer in combination with phosphorus will enhance rapid early growth of Leucaena leucocephala, especially, on the highly weathered, low organic matter and low available P soils; and concludes that fertilizer N and P application increased growth rates sharply thus hastening shoot and root dry matter accumulation

publication date

  • 1991