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Is domatia production in Coprosma rotundifolia (Rubiaceae) induced by mites or foliar pathogens?
(New Zealand Ecological Society, 2015-03-26)
Plant–invertebrate mutualisms involve the production of food and/or shelter by plants to co-opt invertebrate groups in order to either prevent herbivore or pathogen damage or facilitate seed dispersal. Plant structures and ...
A quantitative assessment of shoot flammability for 60 tree and shrub species supports rankings based on expert opinion
(CSIRO Publishing, 2016-02-25)
Fire is an important ecological disturbance in vegetated ecosystems across the globe, and also has considerable impacts on human infrastructure. Vegetation flammability is a key bottom-up control on fire regimes, and on ...
The potential of culinary vegetable oils as herbicides in organic farming: The effect of oil type and repeated applications on plant growth
(Springer Verlag, 2018-03-10)
This study tested the herbicidal effects of raw and processed culinary oils (rapeseed oil, sunflower oil, olive oil, flax/linseed oils) on nine plant species (poppy, white clover, alyssum, lupin, buckwheat, mustard, oats, ...