Height convergence in response to neighbour growth: genotypic differences in the stoloniferous plant Potentilla reptans
Article first published online: 7 DEC 2007
© The Authors (2007).
Volume 177, Issue 3, pages 688–697, February 2008
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Vermeulen, P. J., Anten, N. P. R., Schieving, F., Werger, M. J. A. and During, H. J. (2008), Height convergence in response to neighbour growth: genotypic differences in the stoloniferous plant Potentilla reptans. New Phytologist, 177: 688–697. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2007.02301.x
- Issue published online: 7 DEC 2007
- Article first published online: 7 DEC 2007
- Received: 30 July 2007Accepted: 2 October 2007
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