Photosynthetic capacity and light harvesting efficiency during the winter-to-spring transition in subalpine conifers
Article first published online: 5 JUL 2006
Volume 172, Issue 2, pages 283–292, October 2006
How to Cite
Zarter, C. R., Demmig-Adams, B., Ebbert, V., Adamska, I. and Adams, W. W. (2006), Photosynthetic capacity and light harvesting efficiency during the winter-to-spring transition in subalpine conifers. New Phytologist, 172: 283–292. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2006.01816.x
- Issue published online: 19 JUL 2006
- Article first published online: 5 JUL 2006
- Received: 23 February 2006 Accepted: 15 May 2006
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