Works (37)

2016 journal article

Measuring root hydraulic parameters of container-grown herbaceous and woody plants using the hydraulic conductance flow meter

HortScience, 51(2), 192–196.

By: L. Judd, B. Jackson, W. Fonteno & J. Domec

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Paclobutrazol drench activity not affected in sphagnum peat-based substrates amended with pine wood chip aggregates

HortTechnology, 26(2), 156–163.

By: W. Owen, B. Jackson, B. Whipker & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Pine wood chips as an alternative to perlite in greenhouse substrates: Nitrogen requirements

HortTechnology, 26(2), 199–205.

By: W. Owen, B. Jackson, B. Whipker & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Use of the evaporative method for determination of soilless substrate moisture characteristic curves

Scientia Horticulturae, 211, 102–109.

By: J. Fields, J. Owen, L. Zhang & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 conference paper

Changes in root growth and physical properties in substrates containing charred or uncharred wood aggregates ?

In Proceedings of the 2014 annual meeting of the international plant propagators society (Vol. 1085, pp. 421–425).

By: L. Judd, B. Jackson, W. Fonteno, M. Evans & M. Boyette

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Rhizometer: An apparatus to observe and measure root growth and its effect on container substrate physical properties over time

HortScience, 50(2), 288–294.

By: L. Judd, B. Jackson & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 conference paper

Water retention of processed pine wood and pine bark and their particle size fractions ?

In Proceedings of the 2014 annual meeting of the international plant propagators society (Vol. 1085, pp. 467–471).

By: T. Yap, B. Jackson & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Defining rain garden filter bed substrates based on saturated hydraulic conductivity

In International symposium on growing media and soilless cultivation (Vol. 1034, pp. 57–64).

By: H. Kraus, R. Pledger, E. Riley, W. Fonteno, B. Jackson, T. Bilderback, J. Arboretum

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Fertilization of radishes, tomatoes, and marigolds using a large-volume atmospheric glow discharge

Plasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing, 34(6), 1271–1290.

By: A. Lindsay, B. Byrns, W. King, A. Andhvarapou, J. Fields, D. Knappe, W. Fonteno, S. Shannon

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Hydration efficiency of traditional and alternative greenhouse substrate components

HortScience, 49(3), 336–342.

By: J. Fields, W. Fonteno & B. Jackson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Hydrophysical properties, moisture retention, and drainage profiles of wood and traditional components for greenhouse substrates

HortScience, 49(6), 827–832.

By: J. Fields, W. Fonteno, B. Jackson, J. Heitman & J. Owen

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Mini-horhizotron: An apparatus for observing and measuring root growth of container-grown plant material in situ

HortScience, 49(11), 1424–1431.

By: L. Judd, B. Jackson, T. Yap & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Plant available and unavailable water in greenhouse substrates: Assessment and considerations

In International symposium on growing media and soilless cultivation (Vol. 1034, pp. 341–346).

By: J. Fields, W. Fonteno & B. Jackson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Rain garden filter bed substrates affect stormwater nutrient remediation

HortScience, 49(5), 645–652.

By: R. Turk, H. Kraus, T. Bilderback, W. Hunt & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Rhizometrics: A review of three in situ techniques for observation and measurement of plant root systems in containers

In International symposium on growing media and soilless cultivation (Vol. 1034, pp. 389–397).

By: L. Judd, B. Jackson & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 conference paper

A pragmatic approach to wettability and hydration of horticultural substrates

In International symposium on growing media, composting and substrate analysis (Vol. 1013, pp. 139–146).

By: W. Fonteno, J. Fields & B. Jackson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 conference paper

Impact of mature dairy manure compost and water content on wettability and bulk density in peat moss-perlite root substrate

In International symposium on responsible peatland management and growing media production (Vol. 982, pp. 75–80).

By: J. Barnes, P. Nelson, W. Fonteno, B. Whipker & K. Jeong

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 conference paper

Novel methods for observing and quantifying root growth of horticultural crops (c)

In Proceedings of the international plant propagators' society (Vol. 1014, pp. 389–394).

By: L. Judd, B. Jackson & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 conference paper

Pine bark physical properties influenced by bark source and age (c)

In Proceedings of the international plant propagators' society (Vol. 1014, pp. 433–437).

By: J. Fields, B. Jackson & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 conference paper

Pine wood chips as an alternative to perlite: Cultural parameters to consider (c)

In Proceedings of the international plant propagators' society (Vol. 1014, pp. 345–349).

By: W. Owen, B. Jackson, W. Fonteno & B. Whipker

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 conference paper

Strategies for developing sustainable substrates in nursery crop production

In International symposium on growing media, composting and substrate analysis (Vol. 1013, pp. 43–56).

By: T. Bilderback, E. Riley, B. Jackson, H. Kraus, W. Fonteno, J. Owen, J. Altland, G. Fain

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Developing moisture characteristic curves and their descriptive functions at low tensions for soilless substrates

Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 135(6), 563–567.

By: J. Altland, J. Owen & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Vase life of new cut flower cultivars

HortTechnology, 20(6), 1016–1025.

By: E. Clark, J. Dole, A. Carlson, E. Moody, I. McCall, F. Fanelli, W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Postharvest evaluation of Cut Dahlia, Linaria, Lupine, Poppy, Rudbeckia, Trachelium, and Zinnia

HortTechnology, 19(3), 593–600.

By: J. Dole, Z. Viloria, F. Fanelli & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Comparison of silver thiosulfate with 1-methylcyclopropene on 19 cut flower taxa

Proceedings of the 5th International Postharvest Symposium : Verona, Italy, June 6-11, 2004.

By: J. Dole, W. Fonteno & S. Blankenship

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Timing of PourThru affects pH, electrical conductivity, and leachate volume

Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 36(12-Nov), 1573–1581.

By: T. Cavins, B. Whipker & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Establishment of calibration curves for comparing pour-through and saturated media extract nutrient values

HortScience, 39(7), 1635–1639.

By: T. Cavins, B. Whipker & W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

Assessment of the need for nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, and sulfur preplant nutrients for plug seedling growth

HortScience, 37(3), 529–533.

By: J. Huang, P. Nelson, D. Bailey, W. Fonteno & N. Mingis

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 book

PourThru nutritional monitoring manual

(p. 40). Raleigh, N.C. : North Carolina State University.

By: B. Whipker, W. Fonteno, T. Cavins & D. Bailey

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

How much water do your plugs really want?

GrowerTalks, 61(7), 32.

By: W. Fonteno & D. Bailey

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1996 journal article

Testing procedures for bedding plants

North Carolina Flower Growers' Bulletin, 41(2), 1.

By: W. Fonteno, P. Nelson & D. Bailey

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1993 journal article

Impact of hydrogel on physical properties of coarse-structured horticultural substrates

Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 118(2), 217.

By: W. Fonteno & T. Bilderback

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1993 journal article

Problems and considerations in determining physical properties of horticultural substrates

Acta Horticulturae, (342), 197.

By: W. Fonteno

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1990 journal article

Physical properties of and plant responses to rockwool-amended media

Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 115(3), 375.

By: W. Fonteno & P. Nelson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1983 journal article

Flowering control for Non Stop tuberous begonias

North Carolina Flower Growers' Bulletin, 27(3), 1.

By: W. Fonteno & R. Larson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1982 journal article

Photoperiod and temperature effects on NonStop tuberous begonias

HortScience, 17(6), 899.

By: W. Fonteno & R. Larson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1981 journal article

Physical properties of three container media and their effect on poinsettia growth

Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 106(6), 736.

By: W. Fonteno, D. Cassel & R. Larson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018