Browsing by Author "Falster, Daniel S."

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  • Light interception efficiency explained by two simple variables: a test using a diversity of small- to medium-sized woody plants

    Duursma, R.A.; Falster, Daniel S.; Valladares, F.; Sterck, F.J.; Pearcy, R.W.; Lusk, Christopher H.; Sendall, K.M.; Nordenstahl, M.; Houter, N.C.; Atwell, B.J.; Kelly, N.; Kelly, J.W.G.; Liberloo, M.; Tissue, D.T.; Medlyn, B.E.; Ellsworth, D.S. (Wiley, 2012-01)
    •Plant light interception efficiency is a crucial determinant of carbon uptake by individual plants and by vegetation. Our aim was to identify whole-plant variables that summarize complex crown architecture, which can be ...
  • Seedlings of temperate rainforest conifer and angiosperm trees differ in leaf area display

    Lusk, Christopher H.; Pérez-Millaqueo, Manuel Matías; Saldaña, Alfredo O.; Burns, Bruce; Laughlin, Daniel C.; Falster, Daniel S. (Oxford University Press, 2012)
    Background and Aims The contemporary relegation of conifers mainly to cold or infertile sites has been ascribed to low competitive ability, as a result of the hydraulic inefficiency of tracheids and their seedlings initial ...