This publication explains the different sources of salt in the soil, the effects of high salt and salinity in plants, measurements of salinity in soils and water, and a list of salt-tolerant native trees alongside their ability to withstand high salinity. The information in this bulletin was requested by the green industry, county faculty, and the public.

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Published on May 17, 2017

Bodie V. Pennisi Professor; Areas of Interest: Commercial landscape, Horticulture John M. Ruter Professor and UGA Trial Gardens Director; Areas of Interest: Ornamentals, Horticulture
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