Image Number: 1402093

Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Excessive nitrogen results in large plants and dark green leaves that are larger and thinner than normal. Leaves become thicker as they mature. Leaf maturity is delayed, curability is decreased, and sucker growth is increased.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Other damage agents
Phylum: Other damage agents
Class: Other damage agents
Order: Abiotic
Family: Nutrient toxicity
Subject: nutrient excess or toxicity (general)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Nicotiana
Subject: Nicotiana tabacum (flue-cured type) L.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Sunday, March 10, 2002
Image last updated:
Friday, October 15, 2010