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Applied and Environmental Soil Science
Volume 2012, Article ID 259175, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/259175
Research Article

Fertilizing Lychee Plants with Phosphorus at Time of Planting in Brazil

Department of Soils and Fertilizers, São Paulo State University, Via de Acesso Paulo Donato Castellane, s/n, 14884-900 Jaboticabal, SP, Brazil

Received 27 June 2011; Revised 22 October 2011; Accepted 25 October 2011

Academic Editor: Paul Voroney

Copyright © 2012 Renato de Mello Prado et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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