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Exploring fire adaptation in a land with little fire: Serotiny in Leptospermum scoparium (Myrtaceae)
(John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2017-06)
Aim: Immigrant floras often have distinctive traits, well suited to the host region but absent from the autochthonous flora. An example is serotiny in the New Zealand (NZ) small tree, Leptospermum scoparium (Myrtaceae) ...
Shoot-level flammability of species mixtures is driven by the most flammable species: Implications for vegetation-fire feedbacks favouring invasive species
(Springer Verlag, 2017-11-01)
Invasive species can cause shifts in vegetation composition and fire regimes by initiating positive vegetation-fire feedbacks. To understand the mechanisms underpinning these shifts, we need to determine how invasive species ...