Tag Archives: flowering phenology

Is the cold gone? – Many roads to flowering after winter

Lars Hennig Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Plant Biology & Linnean Center for Plant Biology, PO-Box 7080, SE-75007 Uppsala, Sweden Strolling through gardens and nature in March, one sees signs of spring everywhere. It is less the fresh green … Continue reading

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It’s about time – rapid evolution of flowering time in response to insect herbivores

 Amy L. Parachnowitsch Plant Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden 75236. email: amyparachnowitsch@gmail.com When to flower is an important life history decision for angiosperms, one that can influence both the abiotic and biotic environment of reproduction.  … Continue reading

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