Micronutrient - Boron (B) is an element that plants use in their "physiological processes" meaning that they are needed during sugar production during photosynthesis and helping to regulate the use of other nutrients. This element is also important for the development of seeds and fruit.

Sources - Boron is found in organic matter and in the compound called borax.

Note: We have provided some general information and observations on this topic aimed at the home gardener. Before you take any serious action in your landscape, check with your state's land grant university's Cooperative Extension Service for the most current, appropriate, localized recommendations.


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