Seed banks of Carolina bays: Potential contributions from surrounding landscape vegetation

Poiani, Karen A.; Dixon, Philip M.
July 1995
American Midland Naturalist;Jul95, Vol. 134 Issue 1, p140
Academic Journal
Evaluates the influence of the dominant vegetation and the surrounding landscape on seed bank composition in Carolina bays by using the seedling emergence method. Upland weedy species of seedbanks close to clearcuts and those farther from clearcuts; Difference in seed bank composition and richness; Weedy species of drier vegetation zones and deep water zones.


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