Treating iron deficiency

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Alam64
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Treating iron deficiency

Post by Alam64 » November 19th, 2017, 6:15 am

Few of my plants are showing iron deficiency that us yellowing leaves. What is the solution? Which fertilizer to use, is there some home made or organic solution to this problem

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Re: Treating iron deficiency

Post by swsb » November 19th, 2017, 11:20 am

If your plant in container please use Iron sulphate (Ferrous sulphate) 1 teaspon in 1 liter water on weekly basis until your plant recover. It is easily available at any chemical shop. any senior member correct me if i am wrong.

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Re: Treating iron deficiency

Post by Alam64 » November 19th, 2017, 12:11 pm

Thanks

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Re: Treating iron deficiency

Post by Muhammad Arif Khan » November 20th, 2017, 11:02 am

It will also lower the PH.

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Re: Treating iron deficiency

Post by Alam64 » November 24th, 2017, 12:22 pm

Called scientific store and was told ferrous sulphate us banned item🤔 any other alternate

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Re: Treating iron deficiency

Post by Izhar » December 2nd, 2017, 2:49 pm

Alam64 wrote:
November 24th, 2017, 12:22 pm
Called scientific store and was told ferrous sulphate us banned item🤔 any other alternate
Not at all.. its easily available..

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