Optimal allocation strategies of perennial plants

@article{Mironchenko2013OptimalAS,
  title={Optimal allocation strategies of perennial plants},
  author={Andrii Mironchenko and Jan Kozlowski},
  journal={52nd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control},
  year={2013},
  pages={3361-3366}
}
In this paper we propose a novel optimal allocation model for perennial plants. We consider not only favorable for photosynthesis periods, but analyze the whole life of a perennial plant. This provides more information about strategies of a plant during transitions between favorable and unfavorable seasons. One of predictions of our model is that a plant can begin re-establishment of vegetative tissues some time before the beginning of the favorable conditions, so as to come into the better… CONTINUE READING