Potential for greenhouse aeroponic cultivation of Urtica dioica

  title={Potential for greenhouse aeroponic cultivation of Urtica dioica},
  author={C Pagliarulo and Anita L. Hayden and Gene A. Giacomelli},
Resent studies investigating aeroponic cultivation of medicinal plants have provided encouraging results for increasing yields, shortening time to maturity, and improving consistency and overall quality of produce over field production. The goal of the current study was to determine the applicability of aeroponic technology for the cultivation of the traditionally field grown herbaceous medicinal plant Urtica dioica. In addition, we investigated if control of nutrient delivery and repeated… Expand

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