Leaf reflectance and photo‐ and antioxidant protection in field‐grown summer‐stressed Phillyrea angustifolia. Optical signals of oxidative stress?

  title={Leaf reflectance and photo‐ and antioxidant protection in field‐grown summer‐stressed Phillyrea angustifolia. Optical signals of oxidative stress?},
  author={Josep Pe{\~n}uelas and Sergi Munn{\'e}-Bosch and Joan Llusi{\`a} and Iolanda Filella},
  journal={New Phytologist},
Summary •  Here we aimed to assess the photo and oxidative stress linked to the Mediterranean summer conditions characterized by drought, heat and high irradiance, and to find possible optical signals of such changes. •  Foliar reflectance was measured in parallel to leaf water content, gas exchange, chlorophyll fluorescence, extent of oxidative stress, and mechanisms of photo- and antioxidative protection in leaves of the evergreen Phillyrea angustifolia (Oleaceae) plants exposed to… 

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