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Groundlayer vegetation gradients across oak woodland canopy gaps

Author(s): N. B. Pavlovic, R. Grundel and W. Sluis

Month: Apr-Jun
Year: 2006

Journal: Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society
Volume: 133
Issue: 2
Pages: 225-239

Article Topic(s): Community level survey, Disturbance
Research Setting(s): Forest

Species Referenced: Tradescantia ohiensis (Ohio spiderwort),

Abstract

Examines effects of woodland canopy gaps on the frequency of groundlayer plants in northwest Indiana. Tradescantia ohiensis decreased in frequency from canopy to gap, while Sorghastrum nutans was three times more frequent in gaps at large sites than elsewhere.

Suggested Citation

N. B. Pavlovic, R. Grundel and W. Sluis. "Groundlayer vegetation gradients across oak woodland canopy gaps." Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 133.2 (2006): 225-239.

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