Author Archives: Jongyun Kim

About Jongyun Kim

Jongyun Kim (jongyun@umd.edu) is a research associate with the University of Maryland.

Predicting Plant Water Uptake

Understanding plant water use begins with substrates, which serve as the water reservoir for plants. There are a few basic concepts that will help you understand the impact that substrate selection has on plant water availability. Container capacity (or water-holding capacity) is the maximum amount of water a substrate can hold. To calculate the container