Role of Zinc (Zn) in plants

Zinc is an essential plant nutrient required for several biochemical processes in the rice plant, including chlorophyll production and membrane integrity. Thus, Zn deficiencies affect plant color and turgor. Zn is only slightly mobile in the plant and quite immobile in soil.

Collections Agriculture Practical Answers Soil Fertility and Composting United Kingdom
Issue Date 18/04/2018
Format Fact Sheet
Rights Holders International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)