LOESELIA RZEDOWSKII, SP. NOV. (POLEMONIACEAE), AND RHYNCHOSPORA JALISCENSIS, SP. NOV. (CYPERACEAE), FROM JALISCO, MEXICO
- On adaptations of trees and shrubs in the north of the Russian Far East. T. Moskalyuk // Russian Journal of Ecology;Mar2008, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p73
AbstractÂ Â Specific ecological features of trees (Chosenia arbutifolia and Betula lanata) and shrubs (Pinus pumila and Duschekia fruticosa) at the northern limit of their distribution are compared. New biomorphological adaptations of these species under extreme conditions are described.
- Leaf classes, foliar phenology and life forms of selected woody species from the tropical forests of central and southern Eastern Ghats, India. Stephen, Azariah; Anupama, Krishnamurthy; Aravajy, Soupramanien; Livingstone, Chrispus // CheckList;2012, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p1248
A checklist of selected woody species of Angiosperms is provided with the aim of classifying their life forms, foliar phenology and leaf classes from the tropical forests of central and southern Eastern Ghats, India. Though there are checklists available for the plants of the Eastern Ghats, a...
- Resprouting Ability of Six Atlantic Shrub Species. Reyes, Otilia; Casal, Mercedes; Rego, Francisco Castro // Folia Geobotanica;Mar2009, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p19
Resprouting from subterranean structures is a principal method of vegetative regeneration that many shrub species show after a disturbance. This study, therefore, aims to determine the resprouting capacity and intensity of six dominant species in an Atlantic shrubland area located in the NW of...
- Small wonders of the tropics. Anderson, Sonja // Australian Horticulture;May2005, Vol. 103 Issue 5, p47
Looks at several tropical shrubs. Physical description; Features of on Leea indica; Information on small to medium shrub species that are best defining garden borders or planted in small groupings in a garden bed.
- A man hiding in the garden. Elliot, Gwen // Australian Horticulture;Aug2004, Vol. 102 Issue 8, p15
Offers a look on Cryptandra amara, a genus of small shrubs in Australia. Description; Weather adaptability; Information on cryptandra scortechninii species.
- 780,000-year-old wood from Gesher Benot Ya'aqov, Israel. Werker, Ella // Israel Journal of Plant Sciences;2006, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p291
780,000-year-old wood of the Early/Middle Pleistocene, from excavations at Gesher Benot Ya'aqov in the Dead Sea Rift, was examined anatomically. Twenty-eight genera of trees, shrubs, and climbers have been botanically identified. The most common among them were Fraxinus, Quercus, Olea, Salix,...
- Residual effects of NPK fertilization on shrub growth in a Yukon boreal forest. Melnychuk, Michael C.; Krebs, Charles J. // Canadian Journal of Botany;Apr2005, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p399
Residual effects of nutrient additions were sustained in shrubs 4â€“8 years after fertilization stopped in a northern boreal forest in Yukon, Canada. We measured the growth rate of grey willow (Salix glauca L.) and bog birch (Betula glandulosa Michx.) twigs during the growing seasons of...
- What's the problem? Nowak, Mariette // Wild Ones Journal;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p12
The article focuses on problems encountered with nativars that have purple leaves. The Gro-Low nativar is a self-pollinating clone that fruits only sporadically some years. Ninebark is a shrub with showy fragrant clusters of flowers, reddish seedpods and green leaves turning yellow to purple in...
- Cool it with a green wall. Avery, John L. // Popular Science;May82, Vol. 220 Issue 5, p166
The article provides a tip for cooling down the house through planting a green wall of luscious shrubs like privet. It notes that the thickness of the shrubs shield the house from the heat of the sun. Moreover, it also mentions the absence of messy tendrils that ruins the bricks or walls of the...