Energy content, storage substances, and construction and maintenance costs of Mediterranean deciduous leaves


At monthly intervals water content, crude fibre, total and protein nitrogen, sugars, starch, total lipids, ash content and calorific total energy were measured throughout the lifespan of the leaves of the deciduous mediterranean shrubs Pistacia terebinthus L. and Cotinus coggygria Scop. From these data the construction costs and maintenance costs, as well… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00378964


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