The power of calcium plus silicon in trees

April 1, 2022

The lungs of the world, trees can quickly capture carbon just by growing. Wollastonite boosts tree growth and can lead to the capture of up to 8 kg of carbon dioxide for every 1 kg of applied wollastonite. Going beyond carbon capture, this study speaks to how wollastonite can be beneficial to a wide range of trees by improving salt stress tolerance and growth rates in citrus trees.

Read the full study here: Response of citrus to silicon soil amendments.pdf