Physiology of woody plants /

This completely revised classic volume is an up-to-date synthesis of the intensive research devoted to woody plants. Intended primarily as a text for students and a reference for researchers, this interdisciplinary book should be useful to a broad range of scientists from agroforesters, agronomists,...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Kozlowski, T. T. (Theodore Thomas), 1917-
Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:San Diego : Academic Press, ©1997.
Description:1 online resource (xiv, 411 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Series:Biological Techniques Series
Biological techniques series.
Subject:Woody plants -- Physiology.
Trees -- Physiology.
Plantes ligneuses -- Physiologie.
Arbres -- Physiologie.
NATURE -- Plants -- General.
Trees -- Physiology.
Woody plants -- Physiology.
Houtige gewassen.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11155433
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Varying Form of Title:Woody plants
Other uniform titles:Pallardy, Stephen G.
Kramer, Paul J. (Paul Jackson), 1904-1995. Physiology of woody plants.
ISBN:9780080551098
0080551092
9780124241626
012424162X
Notes:Revised edition of: Physiology of woody plants / Paul J. Kramer, Theodore T. Kozlowski. 1979.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-399) and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:This completely revised classic volume is an up-to-date synthesis of the intensive research devoted to woody plants. Intended primarily as a text for students and a reference for researchers, this interdisciplinary book should be useful to a broad range of scientists from agroforesters, agronomists, and arborists to plant pathologists, ecophysiologists, and soil scientists. Anyone interested in plant physiology will find this text invaluable. Key Features * Includes supplementary chapter summaries and lists of general references * Provides a solid foundation of reference information * Thoroughly updated classic text/reference.
Other form:Print version: Kozlowski, T.T. (Theodore Thomas), 1917- Physiology of woody plants. 2nd ed. San Diego : Academic Press, ©1997 012424162X 9780124241626
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction. The Woody Plant Body. Vegetative Growth. Reproductive Growth. Photosynthesis. Enzymes. Energetics, And Respiration. Carbohydrates. Lipids, Terpenes, And Related Substances. Nitrogen Metabolism. Mineral Nutrition. Absorption of Water and Ascent of Sap. Transpiration and Plant Water Balance. Plant Hormones and Other Growth Regulators. Chapter Summaries. General References. Scientific Name Index. Bibliography. Subject Index.