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Inheritance of seed desiccation sensitivity in a coffee interspecific cross: evidence for polygenic determinism

Stéphane Dussert, Florent Engelmann, Jacques Louarn and Michel Noirot.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

July 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 4292 words.

The genetic determinism of seed desiccation sensitivity was studied using a cross between two coffee species exhibiting a large difference for this trait, Coffea pseudozanguebariae (tolerant...

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Ethylene responsive factor ERF110 mediates ethylene-regulated transcription of a sex determination-related orthologous gene in two Cucumis species

Qianyi Tao, Huanhuan Niu, Zhongyuan Wang, Wenhui Zhang, Hu Wang, Shenhao Wang, Xian Zhang and Zheng Li.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

May 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8225 words.

Abstract

In plants, unisexual flowers derived from developmental sex determination form separate stamens and pistils that facilitate cross pollination. In...

Drought tolerance, xylem sap abscisic acid and stomatal conductance during soil drying: a comparison of canopy trees of three temperate deciduous angiosperms

Nancy J. Loewenstein and Stephen G. Pallardy.

in Tree Physiology

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Patterns of water relations, xylem sap abscisic acid concentration ([ABA]) and stomatal aperture were characterized and compared in drought-sensitive black walnut (Juglans nigra L.), less...

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The compounding effects of high pollen limitation, selfing rates and inbreeding depression leave a New Zealand tree with few viable offspring

Megan L. Van Etten, Jennifer A. Tate, Sandra H. Anderson, Dave Kelly, Jenny J. Ladley, Merilyn F. Merrett, Paul G. Peterson and Alastair W. Robertson.

in Annals of Botany

October 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Reproduction and Propagation. 7757 words.

Background and Aims Interactions between species are especially sensitive to environmental changes. The interaction between plants and pollinators is of particular interest...

Influence of water availability on gender determination of gametophytes in a diploid–polyploid complex of a xerophytic fern genus

Santiago Pajarón, Emilia Pangua, Luis G. Quintanilla and Ares Jiménez.

in AoB PLANTS

P ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Reproduction and Propagation. 6546 words.

Environmental sex determination (ESD) is present in several animal and plant lineages. Diverse factors such as temperature, light or water availability have been described as sex...

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Oxygen deficiency affects carbohydrate reserves in overwintering forage crops

Annick Bertrand, Yves Castonguay, Paul Nadeau, Serge Laberge, Réal Michaud, Gilles Bélanger and Philippe Rochette.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

July 2003; p ublished online July 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5884 words.

Anaerobic conditions developing under an ice cover affect winter survival and spring regrowth of economically important perennial crops. The objective was to compare, during a prolonged...

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Sensitivity to chilling temperatures and distribution differ in the mangrove species Kandelia candel and Avicennia marina

Wen-Yuan Kao, Chen-Ning Shih and Tyng-Tyng Tsai.

in Tree Physiology

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

We compared the effects of short-term (hours) and long-term (days) exposure to chilling temperatures on the photosynthetic gas exchange, leaf characteristics and chlorophyll a fluorescence...

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Mineral nutrient remobilization during corolla senescence in ethylene-sensitive and -insensitive flowers

Michelle L. Jones.

in AoB PLANTS

January 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6788 words.

The flower has a finite lifespan that is controlled largely by its role in sexual reproduction. Once the flower has been pollinated or is no longer receptive to pollination, the petals are...

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Global Transcriptome Analysis of Al-Induced Genes in an Al-Accumulating Species, Common Buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum Moench)

Kengo Yokosho, Naoki Yamaji and Jian Feng Ma.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

December 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5838 words.

Buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum Moench) is a species with high aluminum (Al) tolerance and accumulation. Although the physiological mechanisms for external and internal detoxification of Al...

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Factors affecting stress tolerance in recalcitrant embryonic axes from seeds of four Quercus (Fagaceae) species native to the USA or China

Ke Xia, Lisa M. Hill, De-Zhu Li and Christina Walters.

in Annals of Botany

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Physiology. 9184 words.

Background and Aims

Quercus species are often considered ‘foundation’ components of several temperate and/or subtropical forest ecosystems....

Heathlands confronting global change: drivers of biodiversity loss from past to future scenarios

Jaime Fagúndez.

in Annals of Botany

February 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Ecology. 16153 words.

Background

Heathlands are dynamic plant communities characterized by a high cover of sclerophyllous, ericoid shrubs that develop over nutrient-poor soils....

Leaf cold acclimation and freezing injury in C3 and C4 grasses of the Mongolian Plateau

Mei-Zhen Liu and Colin P. Osborne.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

November 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6646 words.

The scarcity of C4 plants in cool climates is usually attributed to their lower photosynthetic efficiency than C3 species at low temperatures. However, a lower freezing resistance may also...

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Nitrogen metabolism of two contrasting poplar species during acclimation to limiting nitrogen availability

Jie Luo, Hong Li, Tongxian Liu, Andrea Polle, Changhui Peng and Zhi-Bin Luo.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

November 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 13706 words.

To investigate N metabolism of two contrasting Populus species in acclimation to low N availability, saplings of slow-growing species (Populus popularis, Pp) and a fast-growing species (Pop...

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The jasmonate pathway mediates salt tolerance in grapevines

Ahmed Ismail, Michael Riemann and Peter Nick.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

March 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 7993 words.

Salt stress is a major constraint for many crop plants, such as the moderately salt-sensitive economically important fruit crop grapevine. Plants have evolved different strategies for...

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Rhizosphere carbon deposition, oxidative stress and nutritional changes in two poplar species exposed to aluminum

Dhiraj Naik, Ernest Smith and Jonathan R. Cumming.

in Tree Physiology

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8784 words.

Species and hybrids in the genus Populus have become the focus of investigation for use in biofuels production and their capacity to sequester carbon (C) in the environment. The...

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Pollination of Specklinia by nectar-feeding Drosophila: the first reported case of a deceptive syndrome employing aggregation pheromones in Orchidaceae

Adam P. Karremans, Franco Pupulin, David Grimaldi, Kevin K. Beentjes, Roland Butôt, Gregorio E. Fazzi, Karsten Kaspers, Jaco Kruizinga, Peter Roessingh, Erik F. Smets and Barbara Gravendeel.

in Annals of Botany

September 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Reproduction and Propagation. 10199 words.

Background and Aims The first documented observation of pollination in Pleurothallidinae was that of Endrés, who noticed that the ‘viscid sepals’ of Specklinia endotrachys were...

Molecular detection and species identification of Alexandrium (Dinophyceae) causing harmful algal blooms along the Chilean coastline

Ana Jedlicki, Gonzalo Fernández, Marcela Astorga, Pablo Oyarzún, Jorge E. Toro, Jorge M. Navarro and Víctor Martínez.

in AoB PLANTS

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5827 words.

Background and aims

On the basis of morphological evidence, the species involved in South American Pacific coast harmful algal blooms (HABs) has been...

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Dramatic difference in the responses of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase to temperature in leaves of C3 and C4 plants

Bhaskarrao Chinthapalli, Jhadeswar Murmu and Agepati S. Raghavendra.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 4824 words.

Temperature caused phenomenal modulation of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase (PEPC, EC 4.1.1.31) in leaf discs of Amaranthus hypochondriacus (NAD‐ME type C4 species), compared to the pattern...

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Calcium mediates root K+/Na+ homeostasis in poplar species differing in salt tolerance

Jian Sun, Songxiang Dai, Ruigang Wang, Shaoliang Chen, Niya Li, Xiaoyang Zhou, Cunfu Lu, Xin Shen, Xiaojiang Zheng, Zanmin Hu, Zengkai Zhang, Jin Song and Yue Xu.

in Tree Physiology

September 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 7152 words.

Using the non-invasively ion-selective microelectrode technique, flux profiles of K+, Na+ and H+ in mature roots and apical regions, and the effects of Ca2+ on ion fluxes were investigated...

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Physiological epicotyl dormancy and recalcitrant storage behaviour in seeds of two tropical Fabaceae (subfamily Caesalpinioideae) species

K. M. G. Gehan Jayasuriya, Asanga S. T. B. Wijetunga, Jerry M. Baskin and Carol C. Baskin.

in AoB PLANTS

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5507 words.

Background and aims

Physiological epicotyl dormancy in which the epicotyl elongates inside the seed before the shoot emerges has been reported for only a few...

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