Genetic basis of aboveground productivity in two native Populus species and their hybrids.

@article{Lojewski2009GeneticBO,
  title={Genetic basis of aboveground productivity in two native Populus species and their hybrids.},
  author={Nathan R Lojewski and Dylan G. Fischer and Joseph K. Bailey and Jennifer A. Schweitzer and Thomas G. Whitham and Stephen C. Hart},
  journal={Tree physiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 9},
  pages={1133-42}
}
Demonstration of genetic control over riparian tree productivity has major implications for responses of riparian systems to shifting environmental conditions and effects of genetics on ecosystems in general. We used field studies and common gardens, applying both molecular and quantitative techniques, to compare plot-level tree aboveground net primary productivity (ANPP(tree)) and individual tree growth rate constants in relation to plant genetic identity in two naturally occurring Populus… CONTINUE READING

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