Salinity tolerance and genetic variability in freshwater and brackish Iris hexagona colonies.

Abstract

UNLABELLED PREMISE OF THE STUDY Saltwater intrusion is one of the most widespread environmental threats to freshwater wetlands. Iris species worldwide are important members of these plant communities. Wetland irises reproduce clonally and sexually, which permits populations to spread and disperse in benign and stressful conditions. The ability of iris… (More)
DOI: 10.3732/ajb.0900356

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