||How does the amount of fertilizer affect quantitative and qualitative traits in Bassica rapa?
||While the high amount of fertilizer might aid the plant with more strength and a faster growing rate at first, the plant will eventually burn out. it will burn out because the high concentration will not have allowed the plant access to water.
Three Treatments: Low Fertilizer Concentration
Normal Fertilizer Concentration (Control)
High Fertilizer Concentration
High Fertilizer – 4 Osmocote pellets per seed; 6 seeds = 24 pellets
Normal Fertilizer – 2 Osmocote pellets per seed; 6 seeds = 12 pellets
Low Fertilizer – 1 Osmocote pellets per seed; 6 seeds = 6 pellets
||High School Students (Grades 9,10,11,12)
||Bishop Carroll High School