Physiology of woody plants /

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Author / Creator:Pallardy, Stephen G.
Edition:3rd ed.
Imprint:Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, c2008.
Description:xiv, 454 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Woody plants -- Physiology.
Trees -- Physiology.
Trees -- Physiology.
Woody plants -- Physiology.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/6660320
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Other uniform titles:Kozlowski, T. T. (Theodore Thomas), 1917- Physiology of woody plants.
ISBN:9780120887651
0120887657
Notes:Rev. ed. of: Physiology of woody plants / Theodore T. Kozlowski, Stephen G. Pallardy. 2nd ed. c1997.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-440) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • The woody plant body
  • Vegetative growth
  • Reproductive growth
  • Photosynthesis
  • Enzymes, energetics and respiration
  • Carbohydrates
  • Lipids, terpenoids, and related substances
  • Nitrogen metabolism
  • Mineral nutrition
  • Absorption of water and ascent of sap
  • Transpiration, plant water balance and adaptation to drought
  • Plant hormones and other endogenous growth regulators.