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fence

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

An option strategy involving either a purchased call and a written put or a written call and a purchased put for the same expiry date (cf. conversion; reverse conversion). Also known as a c...

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The lengths of fences in Highland woods: the measure of a collision hazard to woodland birds

R. W. SUMMERS.

in Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science); Environmental Sustainability; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

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Games plants play

Anthony Trewavas.

in Plant Behaviour and Intelligence

August 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8524 words.

Game theory is constructed on the basis that individuals interact with each other, often competitively, and that selection occurs at the individual level. Various games are described such...

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pale

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 14 words.

A boundary. Originally, a deer-proof fence erected around the perimeter of a park.

pale

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 14 words.

A boundary. Originally, a deer-proof fence erected around the perimeter of a park.

hay

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 39 words.

1 An enclosure or hedge.

2 Part of a forest that has been fenced off for hunting.

3 Grass that

hay

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 39 words.

1. An enclosure or hedge.

2. Part of a forest that has been fenced off for hunting.

3. Grass that has been conserved by drying and...

pale

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 14 words.

A boundary. Originally, a deer-proof fence erected around the perimeter of a park.

Erythrina

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

(family Fabaceae, subfamily Papilionatae)

A genus of small, quick-growing, soft-wooded trees which have spiny branches, and leaves with a few big leaflets. The flowers are large...

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Gliricidia

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

(family Poaceae, subfamily Papilionatae)

A genus of trees that have pinnate leaves which smell of coumarin (the smell of freshly cut grass) when dry. G. sepium (Mexican lilac) is...

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Trebouxia

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 62 words.

A genus of unicellular, non-motile green algae which are the commonest phycobionts in lichens; free-living Trebouxia cells are found on trees, fences, etc. Phycobiont cells show some...

Erythrina

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 55 words.

A genus of small, quick-growing, soft-wooded trees which have spiny branches, and leaves with a few big leaflets. The flowers are large and showy, and are bird-pollinated. They are grown as...

Trebouxia

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

(division Chlorophyta)

A genus of unicellular, non-motile green algae which are the commonest phycobionts in lichens; free-living Trebouxia cells are found on trees, fences, etc....

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oak-moss

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

The common name for the lichen Evernia prunastri. The thallus consists of flattened, strap-like branches which are greenish-grey on the upper surface and white beneath. Whitish, powdery...

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The Woodford Groves

Tom Kimmerer.

in Venerable Trees

October 2015; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 3260 words.

The striking scenery of the Bluegrass—gently rolling pastures with plank fences, elegant estate houses, horses, and woodland pastures of huge, old tree—is unique. The ecological region of...

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hay

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

1 An enclosure or hedge.

2 Part of a forest that has been fenced off for hunting.

3 Grass that has been conserved by drying and that...

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hay

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 39 words.

1. An enclosure or hedge.

2. Part of a forest that has been fenced off for hunting.

3. Grass that has been conserved by drying and...

Erythrina

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 57 words.

A genus of small, quick-growing, soft-wooded trees which have spiny branches, and leaves with a few big leaflets. The flowers are large and showy, and are bird-pollinated. They are grown as...

Evapotranspiration and soil water relationships in a range of disturbed and undisturbed ecosystems in the semi-arid Inner Mongolia, China

Nan Lu, Shiping Chen, Burkhard Wilske, Ge Sun and Jiquan Chen.

in Journal of Plant Ecology

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6736 words.

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Evapotranspiration (ET) is a key component of water balance and is closely linked to ecosystem productivity. In arid regions, large proportion of...

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Cattle change plant reproductive phenology, promoting community changes in a post-fire Nothofagus forest in northern Patagonia, Argentina

Manuel de Paz and Estela Raffaele.

in Journal of Plant Ecology

December 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Ecology and Conservation. 6374 words.

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Variations in rates and length of flowering and fruiting not only affect the reproduction of a given plant species but also the behavior and...

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Carbon dioxide exchange and biomass productivity of the herbaceous layer of a managed tropical humid savanna ecosystem in western Kenya

G.O. K’Otuto, D.O. Otieno, B. Seo, H.O. Ogindo and J.C. Onyango.

in Journal of Plant Ecology

August 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Ecology and Conservation. 6563 words.

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Humid savannas, as a result of high precipitation amounts, are highly productive. They are also hotspots for land use change and potential sources of...

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