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Table 1 Physical and chemical characteristics of used media substrate

From: Response of sweet pepper plants to foliar application of compost tea and dry yeast under soilless conditions

Substrate Physical Chemical
B.D gL−1 T.P.S % W.H.C % A.P % E.C mmhos−1 pH
Peat moss: Perlite 392.6 62.9 47.6 15.3 0.44 7.6
  1. where: B.D is the bulk density, T.P.S is the Total Pore Space, W.H.C is the Water Holding Capacity %, and A.P is the Air Porosity %