Horticultural Science Faculty

Dr. William C. Fonteno


Horticultural Science

152 Kilgore Hall
Box 7609
NC State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7609
Phone: (919) 515-5368
FAX: (919) 513-3192
E-Mail: bill_fonteno@ncsu.edu
Dr William C. Fonteno

Teaching and research responsibilities in floriculture with emphasis on plant-soil-water-nutrition relations of container-grown crops. Research areas include physical properties of horticultural substrates, water use and delivery systems, and computer modeling of aeration and drainage in horticultural substrates. Research and outreach efforts also include on-site nutritional monitoring and management of greenhouse crops. Director of the Horticultural Substrates Laboratory.

Maintained by Bill Fonteno

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