Effects of excess nitrogen in plants

Effects of excess nitrogen in plants
  • Stems and leaves are weak.
  • Seeds and fruits are poorly developed.
  • Leaves become scorched/burning of leaves
  • Seeds and fruits are watery




  • Plants take longer to mature/delayed maturity
  • There’s excessive succulence in plants.
  • Lodging of stem especially for cereals
  • Reduced disease
  • Poor grain filling and low quantity grain
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