Adaptations for an amphibious life: changes in leaf morphology, growth rate, carbon and nitrogen investment, and reproduction during adjustment to emersion by the freshwater macrophyte Littorella uniflora

@article{Robe1998AdaptationsFA,
  title={Adaptations for an amphibious life: changes in leaf morphology, growth rate, carbon and nitrogen investment, and reproduction during adjustment to emersion by the freshwater macrophyte Littorella uniflora},
  author={Wendy E. Robe and Howard Griffiths},
  journal={New Phytologist},
  year={1998},
  volume={140},
  pages={9-23}
}
Littorella uniflora (L.) Ascherson is a small, perennial, amphibious rhizophyte of rosette life-form which is common along the margins of lakes, tarns and reservoirs where water-level fluctuations are often rapid and unpredictable. The majority of plants are continuously submersed and reproduce vegetatively, but a small proportion become completely emersed for variable lengths of time, when flowering and seed set occur. To find out how L. uniflora adjusts to sudden emersion we studied the… 
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