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Minerals for plant growth

Potassium

  • needed to help enzymes control
    photosynthesis and respiration

Lack = poor flower and fruit growth
Lack = + yellow and brown leaves

Magnesium (needed in much smaller amounts)

  • needed to make chlorophyll for
    photosynthesis

Lack = yellow leaves







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