Impact on the tree varied depending on whether it was deciduous or evergreen
Interactions between plants and fungal symbionts are not always balanced affairs.
Reproductive traits important to coevolving interactions, such as the floral scent of L. bolanderi, may be more canalized than other traits important for plant fitness.
This study highlights the potential importance of the combined thickness of the cuticle and epidermal cell wall in the absorption of foliar-applied nutrients.
Caught your attention? No, I’m not about to rubbish Botany, but this item does focus on a particular type of biological ‘rubbish’, leaf-litter.
Results suggest that orchid mycorrhizal fungi can differentiate between niches in a constrained, highly resource-limited environment.
Orchids may be found everywhere, but which orchid is found where depends on the tastes of their partners.
One important function of calcium is the part it plays in the water-splitting reaction of photosynthesis.