Mangrove root: adaptations and ecological importance

@article{Srikanth2015MangroveRA,
  title={Mangrove root: adaptations and ecological importance},
  author={Sandhya Srikanth and Shawn Lum and Zhong Chen},
  journal={Trees},
  year={2015},
  volume={30},
  pages={451-465}
}
Key messageThisreviewgivesacomprehensiveoverviewofadaptationsofmangroverootsystemtotheadverseenvironmentalconditionsandsummarizestheecologicalimportanceofmangroveroottotheecosystem.AbstractIn plants, the first line of defense against abiotic stress is in their roots. If the soil surrounding the plant root is healthy and biologically diverse, the plant will have a higher chance to survive in stressful conditions. Different plant species have unique adaptations when exposed to a variety of… 

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