Low leaf hydraulic conductance associated with drought tolerance in soybean.

@article{Sinclair2008LowLH,
  title={Low leaf hydraulic conductance associated with drought tolerance in soybean.},
  author={Thomas R Sinclair and Maciej Andrzej Zwieniecki and Noel Michele Holbrook},
  journal={Physiologia plantarum},
  year={2008},
  volume={132 4},
  pages={446-51}
}
Lack of water is the most serious environmental constraint on agricultural production. More efficient use of water resources is a key solution for increased plant productivity in water-deficit environments. We examined the hydraulic characteristics of a 'slow wilting' phenotype in soybean (Glycine max Merr.), PI 416937, which has been shown to have relatively constant transpiration rates above a threshold atmospheric vapor pressure deficit (VPD). The VPD response of PI 416937 was confirmed… CONTINUE READING
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