Fruit Crops - Ash Analyses

Name of Crop.

Potash.

Phosphoric Acid.

Lime.

Sulphuric Acid.

Iron Oxide.

Magnesia.

Soda.

Chlorine.

Silica.

Apple, wood ...

19.24

4.90

63.60

0.93

1.66

7.46

0.45

0.45

1.31

Apple, fruit ...

5621

10.89

4.87

3.05

1.93

6.53

1402

0.68

2.82

Pear, wood

55.00

13.93

7.99

5.73

1.20

5.42

8.69

0.52

1.52

Plum, wood ...

56.99

12.09

6.39

3.33

5.21

9.25

5.24

020

1.30

Cherry, wood ...

21.63

7.56

30.24

2.62

2.62

8.72

1.84

081

24.96

Cherry, fruit ...

51.37

14.62

7.64

503

3.21

5.28

1.14

2.10

9.61

Peach, wood ...

52.61

13.69

4.88

3.21

1.20

4.10

11.89

0.55

7.71

Apricot, wood...

54.88

13.86

3.52

2.95

1.71

3.85

10.57

0.60

7.85

Apricot, fruit ...

60.20

12.00

4.26

3.06

1.26

2.12

968

0.45

6.91

Greengage, wood

58.09

13.99

9.81

3.62

5.00

6.28

0.12

0.61

2.48

Strawberry

41.40

11.70

12.21

315

11.14

2.93

1.29

2.78

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Tomato, plant...

27.00

18.28

12.10

4.86

3.96

8.21

10.39

2.54

12.36

Tomato, fruit ...

53.04

14.53

4.38

...

0.92

3.97

...

Cucumber, plant

39.34

19.66

6.57

6.56

1.40

3.28

9.83

6.56

8.20

Cucumber, fruit

51.71

13.10

6.98

5.70

0.75

4.50

4.19

9.66

3.41

Grape vine

37.48

9.20

43.88

3.61

1.08

1.05

1.33

1.65

0.72

Gooseberry

38.65

19.68

12.20

5.89

4.56

5.85

9.92

2.58

Damson

45.98

13.83

12.65

2.37

1.19

8.17

5.66

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9.22

Fig ......

28.36

1.30

18.91

6.75

1.46

9.21

26.27

...

5.93