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Limited costs of wrong root placement in Rumex palustris in heterogeneous soils

Jansen, C. and Kempen van, M.M.L. and Bögemann, G.M. and Bouma, T.J. and Kroon de, H. (2006) Limited costs of wrong root placement in Rumex palustris in heterogeneous soils. New Phytologist, 171, 117-126. ISSN 0028-646X.

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.2006.01733.x

Abstract

Nutrient hot spots in the soil have a limited life span, but the costs and benefits for root foraging are still underexposed. We assessed short-term costs that may arise when a nutrient-rich patch induces root proliferation, but then rapidly disappears.

Item Type:Article
Institutes:Nederlands Instituut voor Ecologie (NIOO)
ID Code:11961
Deposited On:23 Nov 2011 01:00
Last Modified:31 Mar 2014 10:07

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