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Orange You Glad

May 28, 2014

Orange treeYou have me to come up with the weird stuff…  The citrus trees act like antennas.  Because of the low pH, they conduct electrical charge very well from the EMF absorbed through the leaves and to the roots and into the ground.

Surprising find: UF/IFAS discovers citrus greening affects roots before leaves

GAINESVILLE, Fla.  — Although citrus greening enters trees through their leaves, University of Florida researchers have discovered that the deadly disease attacks roots long before the leaves show signs of damage – a finding that may help growers better care for trees while scientists work to find a cure.

 

From → Biology, Geophysics

2 Comments
  1. orange you glad??????????? Fruit and nuts……….no I’m not!!

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