When plants eat rocks: Functional adaptation of roots on rock outcrops

@article{Augusto2019WhenPE,
  title={When plants eat rocks: Functional adaptation of roots on rock outcrops},
  author={Laurent Augusto and Nicolas Fanin and Mark Ronald Bakker},
  journal={Functional Ecology},
  year={2019}
}

Vellozioid roots allow for habitat specialization among rock‐ and soil‐dwelling Velloziaceae in campos rupestres

Plant growth on harsh substrates (habitat specialization) requires specific traits to cope with stressful conditions. We tested whether traits related to nutrient acquisition (root colonization by

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