6. Other Tropisms and their Relationship to Gravitropism

  1. Simon Gilroy Ph.D.1 and
  2. Patrick H. Masson Ph.D.2
  1. Gladys I. Cassab

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470388297.ch6

Plant Tropisms

Plant Tropisms

How to Cite

Cassab, G. I. (2007) Other Tropisms and their Relationship to Gravitropism, in Plant Tropisms (eds S. Gilroy and P. H. Masson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470388297.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Biology at Pennsylvania State University

  2. 2

    Professor of Genetics, University of Wisconsin

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813823232

Online ISBN: 9780470388297

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Keywords:

  • gravitropism;
  • plants;
  • moisture;
  • hydrotropism;
  • plant survival

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hydrotropism

  • Electrotropism

  • Chemotropism

  • Thermotropism and Oxytropism

  • Traumatropism

  • Overview

  • Acknowledgments

  • Literature Cited