This comprehensive introduction to plant ecology teaches undergraduates the essentials of interactions between plants and their environment. Completely updated and incorporating a stronger approach to conservation, Terrestrial Plant Ecology, Third Edition, retains the clear and readable style that has been one of its hallmarks. The addition of two new authors, who contribute expertise on topics such as vegetation sampling and the conservation of endangered species, results in the most in-depth and current coverage yet of modern plant ecology.yr 0 Cropland yr 1-3 yr 2-16 | abandoned Weedy pioneer seral stage for 2-3 years Helianthus annuus Amaranthus relroflexus Digitaria sp. ... suggests that the intermediate stages of annual grass and bunchgrass are always not as predictable as this diagram implies. in the ... growth of one of the plants in the second community, wire grass (Aristida), even as it depresses the growth of the weedy pioneers.
|Title||:||Terrestrial Plant Ecology|
|Author||:||Michael G. Barbour|
|Publisher||:||Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company - 1987-01-01|