sociability scale

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A five-point scale used in vegetation analysis to indicate the degree of clumping or gregariousness of an individual plant species, obtained as a visual impression. 1 on the scale indicates a shoot growing singly; 5 indicates shoots growing in large mats or pure populations.

Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

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