Plant stoichiometry at different scales: element concentration patterns reflect environment more than genotype
Version of Record online: 4 APR 2012
© 2012 The Authors. New Phytologist © 2012 New Phytologist Trust
Volume 194, Issue 4, pages 944–952, June 2012
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Ågren, G. I. and Weih, M. (2012), Plant stoichiometry at different scales: element concentration patterns reflect environment more than genotype. New Phytologist, 194: 944–952. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2012.04114.x
- Issue online: 2 MAY 2012
- Version of Record online: 4 APR 2012
- Received: 5 December 2011, Accepted: 8 February 2012
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