The distinctive features of ontogenetic processes of Andromeda polifolia L. (Ericaceae Juss.) in the European subarctic


The development cycle of the elementary unit of a shoot system (EUS) and of perennial axes consisting of these shoots in adult plants of Andromeda polifolia L. was investigated in the Kola Peninsula. It was established that EUS is a monocarpic shoot consisting of 14–26 metameres with three-year life cycle. The cycle consists of four phases: the initial… (More)
DOI: 10.3103/S0096392507020071


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