Pimpinella anisum L.
Fe and Zn foliar spray improved the yield of anise, and the highest yield was obtained from 4 g L−1 Zn with 6 g L−1 Fe for biological yield, and from 2 to 4 g L−1 Zn with 6 g L−1 Fe for essential oils
Atractylodes macrocephala Koidz
Foliar application of 5.0–10.0 mg m−2 selenium was effective in growth of atractylodes
Foliar application of 2.5–20.0 mg m−2 selenium could alleviate the pest damage of leaves
Ocimum basilicum L.
Foliar application of zinc sulfate is the appropriate candidate to improve essential oil
Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni
Application of selenium alone or mixed with iron boosted the growth characteristics of stevia
KNO3 application alleviated the adverse impacts of salinity on yield by up to 26%
Foliar application of moringa leaf extract promoted growth, increased mineral content and nutraceutical and boosted stevioside contents of stevia leaves
Ricinus communis L.
Foliar application of S and P had important role in improving seed and oil yields as well as in boosting oil quality
Matricaria chamomilla L.
Flower yield, essential oil percentage and essential oil yield improved by foliar application of Zn and Fe
Tanacetum balsamita L.
Growth parameters, total phenol content, protein, antioxidant capacity and chlorophyll index were stimulated by zinc supply
Foliar spray of iron markedly influenced leaves fresh and dry weights, root fresh and dry weights and peroxidase content
Rosa damascene Mill
Foliar spray of copper, magnesium and zinc sulfate modulated higher numbers of flowers, flower yield per plant and higher cintronellol + nerol content
Foliar spray of zinc oxide nanoparticles had positive impacts on some biochemical and physiological parameters
Foeniculum vulgare Mill
Foliar spray of N and P alleviated the anethole content of oil and boosted that of fenchone significantly
Melissa officinalis L.
Foliar application of Fe, Cu, Mn and Zn induced to significant impacts on morpho-physiological and essential oil content and composition of lemon balm
Tagetes minuta L.
Essential oil content improved with increasing diammonium phosphate levels
Mentha arvensis L
Foliar spray of sodium chloride markedly alleviated the population of adult whitefly in menthol mint
Application of zinc sulfate and iron sulfate promoted yield and yield attributes
Brassica juncea L.
Foliar application of N and P boosted the performance of the crop and improved seed yield and oil yield
Mentha piperita L.
Foliar application of nano-iron (0.5 g L−1) in flowering stage had positive effects on dry matter yield and essential oil content and composition of peppermint
Calendula officinalis L.
Nickel is the best candidate to improve plant growth parameters and antioxidant activity
Crocus sativus L.
Foliar application of nano-ZnO improved chlorophyll a
Mentha spicata L.
Foliar application of cations such as Si, Zn and K had effective impacts to mitigate the native impacts of salinity stress
Camellia sinensis (L.) Kuntze
Nano-Selenium (10 mg L−1) application significantly increased catechins contents, tea polyphenols, the protein, soluble sugar and carotenoid
Selenium-supplementation may stimulate tea leaves, secondary metabolism, boosting the accumulation of total phenols and flavonoids such as rutin, apigenin, myricetin, kaempferol and quercetin
Thymus vulgaris L.
Foliar application of K+ and Ca2+ was able to lessen salinity stress
Ipomoea aquatica Forsk
Foliar application of selenium alleviated the uptake of chromium, and decreased the distribution characteristics of chromium in organelles