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Drought tolerance responses of purple Lovegrass and 'Adagio' maiden grass
Author(s): E. Alvarez, S. M. Scheiber, R. C. Beeson, Jr. and D. R. Sandrock
Journal Link: http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Article Topic(s): Establishment methods, Irrigation, Water
Research Setting(s): Garden
Species Referenced: Eragrostis spectabilis (Purple lovegrass),
AbstractWhen the irrigation requirements of Eragrostis spectabilis were compared to a non-native Miscanthus sinensis cultivar, Eragrostis spectabilis performed better under all water treatments for a number of observed responses.
Suggested CitationE. Alvarez, S. M. Scheiber, R. C. Beeson, Jr. and D. R. Sandrock. "Drought tolerance responses of purple Lovegrass and 'Adagio' maiden grass." Hortscience 42.7 (2007): 1695-1699.
Article LinksISSN: 0018-5345