05299383 is referenced by 21 patents and cites 20 patents.

In a plant cultivation method, in cultivation of a plurality of plants within a cultivation bed which includes nutritive elements required for growth of the plants, a location adjacent a growing point of the plants is selected to supply gas to the growing point. In a plant cultivation apparatus, a cultivation bed is provided on which a plurality of plants are cultivated. The cultivation bed includes nutritive elements required for growth of the plants. An apparatus body for accommodating the cultivation bed has a gas-supply unit for supplying gas toward a location in the vicinity of a growing point of the plants. A gas-conditioning unit is arranged on the apparatus body for conditioning gas therewithin. An illumination unit for emitting a light to the plants.

Title
Plant cultivation method and apparatus therefor
Application Number
536117
Publication Number
5299383
Application Date
January 28, 1993
Publication Date
April 5, 1994
Inventor
Yuji Hirosawa
Tokyo
JP
Fumito Takagi
Tokyo
JP
Yoshio Takahashi
Tokyo
JP
Einosuke Mifune
Tokyo
JP
Hiromitsu Takada
Tokyo
JP
Seiji Takishima
Tokyo
JP
Eiji Goto
Tokyo
JP
Tadashi Takakura
Tokyo
JP
Agent
Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt
Assignee
Shimizu Construction
JP
Tadashi Takakura
JP
IPC
A01G 31/00
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