African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6544

Full Length Research Paper

Study on the optimum nutrient solution concentration for the growth of Mint (Mentha genus)

Wang Tingqin
  • Wang Tingqin
  • Agricultural College, Guangdong Ocean University, Guangdong, 524088, China.
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Zhao Yixin
  • Zhao Yixin
  • Agricultural College, Guangdong Ocean University, Guangdong, 524088, China.
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Xu Zhenyu
  • Xu Zhenyu
  • Agricultural College, Guangdong Ocean University, Guangdong, 524088, China.
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Wen Junlang
  • Wen Junlang
  • Agricultural College, Guangdong Ocean University, Guangdong, 524088, China.
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Su Xiuxiu
  • Su Xiuxiu
  • Agricultural College, Guangdong Ocean University, Guangdong, 524088, China.
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  •  Received: 22 April 2021
  •  Accepted: 08 June 2021
  •  Published: 31 July 2021

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