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Physiological aspects of water and plant life. by William Michael Muir Baron

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


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SeriesScholarship series in biology
The Physical Object
Pagination146p.,ill.,20cm
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22025853M

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The book then looks at patterns of growth and allocation, life‑history traits, and interactions between plants and other organisms. Later chapters deal with traits that affect decomposition of plant material and with the consequences of plant physiological ecology at Cited by: O. STOCKER edited Vol ume III, Pjlanze und Wasser/Water Relations of Plants in , and 4 years later, Volume V, Parts I and 2, Die COrAssimilation/The Assimilation of Carbon Dioxide appeared, edited by A. PIRSON. Until recently, there has also been a tendency to cover these aspects of plant physiology separately in most text books. Plant Physiological Ecology, Second Edition is significantly updated, with full color illustrations and begins with the primary processes of carbon metabolism and transport, plant water relations, and energy balance. After considering individual leaves and whole plants, these physiological processes are then scaled up to the level of the canopy. O. STOCKER edited Vol­ ume III, Pjlanze und Wasser/Water Relations of Plants in , and 4 years later, Volume V, Parts I and 2, Die COrAssimilation/The Assimilation of Carbon Dioxide appeared, edited by A. PIRSON. Until recently, there has also been a tendency to cover these aspects of plant physiology separately in most text­ : Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.

Plant Physiological Ecology, Third Edition is significantly updated, with many full color illustrations, and begins with the primary processes of carbon metabolism and transport, plant water. O. STOCKER edited Vol­ ume III, Pjlanze und Wasser/Water Relations of Plants in , and 4 years later, Volume V, Parts I and 2, Die COrAssimilation/The Assimilation of Carbon Dioxide appeared, edited by A. PIRSON. Until recently, there has also been a tendency to cover these aspects of plant physiology separately in most text­ books. Plant physiology encompasses the study of plant form and function. As plants evolved to life on land they were required to evolve methods to survive with the separation of CO 2 and water. Plant physiology looks at the different parts of plants and how they . * The only book to provide recommendations for the use of specific management practices and experimental procedures and equipment *Updated coverage of nearly all topics of interest to woody plant physiologists * Extensive revisions of chapters relating to key processes in growth, photosynthesis, and water relations * More than new.

Plant physiology seeks to understand all the aspects and manifestations of plant life. In agreement with the major characteristics of organisms, it is usually divided into . Physiological mechanisms of plant response to water stress are summarized in Figure 1. Facing a water deficit situation plant responses can be species/genotype specific, under rehydration after a mild water deficit almost every plant can return to normal growth, but if the stress intensity was moderated or severe some will not recover at by: In this comprehensive and stimulating text and reference, the authors have succeeded in combining experimental data with current hypotheses and theories to explain the complex physiological functions of plants. For every student, teacher and researcher in the plant sciences it offers a solid basis for an in-depth understanding of the entire subject area, underpinning up-to 5/5(1). Book Description. Continuous discoveries in plant and crop physiology have resulted in an abundance of new information since the publication of the second edition of the Handbook of Plant and Crop Physiology, necessitating a new edition to cover the latest advances in the its predecessors, the Third Edition offers a unique, complete collection of topics in .