ID

430-031 (SPES-342P)

Authors as Published

Authored by Laurie Fox, Research Associate, Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech; and Joel Koci, Urban/Community Forestry Extension Associate, Virginia State University

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Trees and Shrubs that Tolerate Saline Soils, Salt Spray and De-icing Salts discusses causes and symptoms of salt damage to plants, suggests treatments to alleviate salt contamination, and provides a list of salt-tolerant trees and shrubs suitable for planting in salt-prone landscapes.


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Publication Date

August 19, 2021