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Definition of micronutrients

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Definition as written by Floridian:

Mineral elements required in small amounts for healthy plant growth are micronutrients. See also trace elements

Definition as written by Plant_Geek:

Elemental minerals that are needed by plants in minute amounts but are still essential for healthy growth and development. Micronutrients include: manganese (Mn), zinc (Zn), boron (B), copper, iron (Fe), molybdenum (Mo) and chlorine (Cl).

Definition as written by Magpye:

These are the very important nutrients that plants need for proper growth. Carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, and from the soil they will acquire nitrogen, potassium, and phosphorus and in smaller quantities calcium, sulfur, and magnesium.


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