ESPECIES LEÃ‘OSAS DE LA SIERRA DE LOS CUCHUMATANES Y DE LA CADENA VOLCANICA, GUATEMALA
- The Vascular Flora of the J.T. Nickel Family Nature and Wildlife Preserve, Cherokee County, Oklahoma. Hoagland, Bruce W.; Buthod, Amy // Castanea;Mar2008, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p16
We report the results of an inventory of the vascular plants at the J.T. Nickel Family Nature and Wildlife Preserve in Cherokee County, Oklahoma. We collected a total of 597 taxa in 358 genera and 118 families. The greatest number of species were from Asteraceae (87), Pooceae (66), and Fabaceae...
- Rhododendron periclymenoides. Altman, Ellie // American Nurseryman;11/1/2005, Vol. 202 Issue 9, p70
Describes the horticultural value of Rhododendron periclymenoides, a deciduous shrub that grows throughout most of the U.S. East Coast. Ornamental characteristics; Landscape use; Mature height and spread; Growth and branching habit.
- Interactions between mediterranean shrub species eight years after experimental fire. Marcos, Elena; Tárrega, Reyes; Luis-Calabuig, Estanislao // Plant Ecology;Jan2004, Vol. 170 Issue 2, p235
This paper is part of a wider study in which different combinations of species were assayed for the revegetation of experimentally burnt heathlands. In this particular case, we determined whether there was any interaction between the dominant species, Erica australis, which recovered by...
- Variation of the understory composition and diversity along a gradient of productivity in Populus tremuloides stands of northern British Columbia, Canada. Han YH Chen; Légaré, Sonia; Bergeron, Yves // Canadian Journal of Botany;Sep2004, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p1314
Although various conceptual models exist to explain the pattern of diversity along a productivity gradient, studies of forest understory vegetation along a natural gradient of productivity are often confounded with changes in overstory cover types. We investigated how understory vegetation...
- Phylogenetic relationships in Blumea (Asteraceae: Inuleae) as evidenced by molecular and morphological data. Pornpongrungrueng, P.; Borchsenius, F.; Englund, M.; Anderberg, A. A.; Gustafsson, M. H. G. // Plant Systematics & Evolution;Dec2007, Vol. 269 Issue 3-4, p223
The present study, based on sequences of cpDNA ( trnL-F & psbA- trnH) and nrDNA (ITS) and morphology, examined the evolutionary relationships in Blumea and its position among related genera. The results confirmed that the closest relatives of Blumea are Caesulia, Duhaldea and Pentanema p.p., and...
- Sonchus parathalassius J.G. Costa ex R. Jardim & M. Seq., a new species from Porto Santo Island (Madeira Archipelago). Jardim, Roberto; de Sequeira, Miguel Menezes // Silva Lusitana;2011, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p233
The article presents information on the woody pachycaulous species of Sonchus parathalassius. It notes that the species should be considered as acritically endangered due to the scarce number of populations, reduced occupancy and occurrence area as defined by IUCN and heavy grazing by rabbits....
- Woody plants for use in Northeastern habitats. // American Nurseryman;9/15/95, Vol. 182 Issue 6, p44
Presents a chart of woody plants for use in Northeastern States habitats. Botanical name; Common name; Hardiness zones; Description.
- Cultural dilemmas. Childs, Robert D.; Kujawski, Ronald F. // American Nurseryman;10/1/95, Vol. 182 Issue 7, p65
Discusses factors that need to be addressed to ensure a woody plant's health. Site characteristics; Cultural practices; Stock from other regions; Container cultural problems.
- Putting plants in their place. Calkins, James B. // American Nurseryman;12/1/95, Vol. 182 Issue 11, p42
Discusses the importance of matching specific site conditions and plant requirements in the selection of the right woody landscape plants in the upper Midwest. Site analysis; Moisture and light conditions; Comments on native plants; Plants for dry, shady sites; Plants for dry, sunny sites;...