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Of or relating to a leaf or leaves.

[New Latin foliāris, from Latin folium, leaf; see folium.]


(Botany) of or relating to a leaf or leaves
[C19: from French foliaire, from Latin folium leaf]


(ˈfoʊ li ər)

of, pertaining to, or having the nature of a leaf or leaves.
[1870–75; < New Latin foliāris. See folium, -ar1]
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Contract notice: Dermal exposure study greenhouse operators during the foliar application of a plant protection product with a backpack sprayer.
Syngenta secured a license to develop and market products containing oxathiapiprolin from DuPont in 2013 and has exclusive rights for foliar and soil use on all crops in North America and for foliar use on vegetables, grapes and other specialty crops outside North America.
Neonicotinoids are used worldwide in seed and soil treatments, and they are formulated for foliar applications to control sucking insects, including aphids, thrips, whiteflies, and fungus gnats (Meister 2000).
As a result of the neonicotinoid restrictions, we've seen farmers increase their use of foliar sprays.
com/research/w67ng5/agriculture) has announced the addition of the "Agriculture Micronutrient Market by Type (Zinc, Manganese, Boron, Copper, Molybdenum, Iron), Form (Chelated & Non Chelated), Application Mode (Soil, Foliar, Fertigation), Crop Type, & by Region - Global Trends and Forecast to 2020 " report to their offering.
However if it is a mineral deficiency, you could try a foliar feed to see if that improves it.
Results of Barzabadi and Farahani demonstrated that in safflower, negative effects of water deficit at stages of vegetative and seed filling can compensate with foliar spray of zinc and potassium; also in pea, application of zinc sulfate at flowering stage can compensate negative effects of water shortage partly [2].
We hypothesized that the richness of (molecular) sugar species, relative concentration, and diversity of sugars in FN and foliar EFN would diverge due to differences in the ecological role of the two types of nectar.
niger) to expose the flowers and remove possible foliar diseases such as hellebore leaf spot.
Because multiple foliar fungicides are required to reduce this disease, many tree owners will ignore and not attempt to manage it.
Among the topics are characterizing Phytophthora populations, the biology and management of Phytophthora capsici in the southwestern US, Phytophthora cinnamomi in Australia, Phytophthora pinifolia as the cause of Dano Foliar del Pino on Pinus radiata in Chile, and the occurrence and impact of Phytophthora on the African continent.
The study suggests farmers add micronutrients to fertilisers, use foliar sprays and add organic matter to soils.