{Ficus carica}

Boron Deficiency in Figs

In fig trees that are boron deficient, the terminal bud ceases to develop, followed by the appearance of numerous axillary branches just behind the tip. The leaves are chlorotic, necrotic near the margins, and distorted. The internodes are short.

Soil Application (Suggested rates of application)

  Granubor Fertibor
LBS/ACRE 5.25-10.5 5.25-10.5
KG/HA 5.91 - 11.81 5.91 - 11.81

Foliar Application (Suggested rates of application)

LBS/ACRE 0.5-1
KG/HA 0.5625 - 1.125
Value in Use
Current Yield (Per Acre)
Expected Sale Price

U.S. Borax, part of Rio Tinto, is a global leader in the supply and science of borates—naturally-occurring minerals containing boron and other elements. We are 1,000 people serving 650 customers with more than 1,800 delivery locations globally. We supply around 30% of the world’s need for refined borates from our world-class mine in Boron, California, about 100 miles northeast of Los Angeles. Learn more about Rio Tinto.

Copyright © 2024 Rio Tinto. All Rights Reserved.