Plant Species Biology

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Edited By: Masashi Ohara

Impact Factor: 1.327

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 96/141 (Ecology); 101/199 (Plant Sciences)

Online ISSN: 1442-1984

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Invited Article
Maternal effects and ecological divergence in aquatic plants: a case study in natural reciprocal hybrids between Potamogeton perfoliatus and P. wrightii
Satoko Iida, Yasuro Kadono and Keiko Kosuge

Plant Species Biology Best Paper Award
PSB annually selects excellent papers with scientific importance.

The 2013 Awardee is: The function of the wild carrot's dark central floret: attract, guide or deter?
Sabrina Polte and Klaus Reinhold

Flowering habit of two bamboo species, Phyllostachys meyeri and Shibataea chinensis, analyzed with flowering gene expression

Yoko Hisamoto and Mikio Kobayashi

Top Articles

Taxonomy, anatomy and evolution of physical dormancy in seeds
Jerry M. Baskin, Carol C. Baskin, Xiaojie Li1

Heterostyly and the possibility of its breakdown by polyploidization
Akiyo Naiki

Smoke as a germination cue
Johannes Van Staden, Neville A. C. Brown, Anna K. Jäger, Tafline A. Johnson

Biotic versus abiotic pollination in Oeceoclades maculata (Lindl.) Lindl. (Orchidaceae)
João M.R.B.V. Aguiar, Ludmila M. Pansarin, James D. Ackerman, Emerson R. Pansarin

Pollination biology of Lilium japonicum var. abeanum and var. japonicum: evidence of adaptation to the different availability of diurnal and nocturnal pollinators
Shizuka Yokota, Tetsukazu Yahara

*Data correct as of 3rd January 2013