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post #12 of (permalink) Old 02-22-2006, 05:21 AM
Adrian
 
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It's true lol........wait a minute, why am I laughing? I'M BROKE!

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Chelators- Synthetic acids that enable trace elements to be absorbed by plants before they precipitate.

Biogenic Decalcification- When CO2 is deficient the plants can suck it right out of the hardening constituents of the carbonate hardness, thus raising pH.

Tuber- Storage organ for some plants (Aponogeton) that supplies nutrients during their dormant periods.

Dormant Periods- Some plants observe it to adjust to native (dry)seasonal fluctuations.

Internode- portion of the stem axis between two nodes.

Demineralization- extraction of dissolved salts in the water byway of ion exchange or RO.

Runner- Lateral offshoot of a plant which creeps horizontally to produce daughter plants.

Cutting- Detached parts of stem plants for replanting.
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