Traits of Heracleum sosnowskyi Plants in Monostand on Invaded Area

@article{Dalke2015TraitsOH,
  title={Traits of Heracleum sosnowskyi Plants in Monostand on Invaded Area},
  author={I. V. Dalke and Ivan Chadin and Ilya Zakhozhiy and Ruslan Malyshev and Svetlana Petrovna Maslova and G. N. Tabalenkova and Tamara Golovko},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2015},
  volume={10}
}
The ability of giant hogweeds to form monodominant communities and even pure monostands in invaded areas has been well documented. Understanding of the mechanisms leading to monostand formation can aid in determining the limitations of existing community ecology models and establishing an effective management plan for invasive species elimination. The aim of this observational study was to investigate traits of Heracleum sosnowskyi plants (demography, canopy structure, morphology and physiology… 

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