Root and Shoot Growth of Five Range Grasses

Dalrymple, R.L. and Dwyer, D.D. (1967) Root and Shoot Growth of Five Range Grasses. Journal of Range Management, 20 (3). pp. 141-145.

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Five range grasses were studied at relatively young ages. Sideoats grama had the most rapid root and shoot increase and produced the most quantity. Root growth of all species was initially rapid. Root: shoot ratios were consistently above 1.0 for all grasses.

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: Agronomist, The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, Inc.Ardmore, Oklahoma. Associate Professor, Department of Animal, Range and wildlife Sciences, New Mexico State University, University Park.
Subjects: Plant Protection
Plant Physiology and Biochemistry > Plant Physiology
Divisions: Other Crops
Depositing User: Library ICRISAT-InfoSAT
Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2012 09:37
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2012 09:37
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