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1. the amount of water in a soil when a plant cannot obtain enough water to remain [[turgid]].<br><br>http://http://plantpathology.ucdavis.edu/slideshows/gordon/gordon/images/small-branchtip_closer.jpg<br><br> The wilting of this pine shows there bis not enough water in the soil<br><br>Source:http://plantpathology.ucdavis.edu/. ../pitchcanker22.htm
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1. the amount of water in a soil when a plant cannot obtain enough water to remain [[turgid]].<br><br>
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http://www.extension.umn.edu/distribution/cropsystems/images/7644_f06.gif<br><br>  
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This illustration shows the water available to a plant before it reaches the [[wilt]]ing point.<br>
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Source: http://www.extension.umn.edu/distribution/cropsystems/DC7644.html<br><br>
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http://www.wiltpruf.com/spray.jpg<br><br>
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This is a product that reduces moisture loss is plants during periods of drought.<br>
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Source: http://www.wiltpruf.com/protection.html<br><br>

Latest revision as of 13:18, 28 June 2006


1. the amount of water in a soil when a plant cannot obtain enough water to remain turgid.

7644_f06.gif

This illustration shows the water available to a plant before it reaches the wilting point.
Source: http://www.extension.umn.edu/distribution/cropsystems/DC7644.html

spray.jpg

This is a product that reduces moisture loss is plants during periods of drought.
Source: http://www.wiltpruf.com/protection.html