Transplantation of the Subshrub Lotus scoparius: Testing the Home‐Site Advantage Hypothesis

@article{Montalvo2000TransplantationOT,
  title={Transplantation of the Subshrub Lotus scoparius: Testing the Home‐Site Advantage Hypothesis},
  author={Arlee M. Montalvo and Norman C Ellstrand},
  journal={Conservation Biology},
  year={2000},
  volume={14}
}
Abstract: The long‐term success of restored populations may be jeopardized by the collection locality of transplants if they are ill matched to their new environment. The home‐site advantage hypothesis predicts that the relative success of introduced populations will decrease as their genetic and environmental distance to the local native population increases. We evaluated this hypothesis for a geographically variable shrub, Lotus scoparius, in southern Californian coastal sage scrub by… 

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