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Plant Tissue: Nutrient Analysis

These tests can be used as a tool to help identify plant nutrient deficiencies. The test alone may not tell the full story as environmental conditions may limit plant nutrient uptake. If possible, please supplement with a soil analysis. 

Proper sampling time and plant part:  Reference Sufficiency Ranges for Plant Analysis in the Southern Region of the United States

(Please send in a paper lunch bag FULL of plant matter)

For plant disease problems please visit: Plant disease diagnosis 


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