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An ideal free distribution explains the root production of plants that do not engage in a tragedy of the commons game

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May 6, 2014

Gordon G McNickle, Joel S Brown

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1. Below-ground competition is intense, and may dramatically reduce plant performance. However, there is still no consensus on the best strategies plants should use to maximize competitive ability in soil. Some suggest plants should grow roots according to nutrient availability, while ...read more

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Brassica rapa
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Proliferation (Morphologic Abnormality)
Intrinsic Factor Deficiency
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An ideal free distribution explains the root production of plants that do not engage in a tragedy of the commons game

bioRxiv

May 6, 2014

Gordon G McNickle, Joel S Brown

PMID: 990004820

DOI: 10.1101/004820

Abstract

1. Below-ground competition is intense, and may dramatically reduce plant performance. However, there is still no consensus on the best strategies plants should use to maximize competitive ability in soil. Some suggest plants should grow roots according to nutrient availability, while ...read more

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Theoretical Model
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Nutrients
Drug Interactions
Literature
Brassica rapa
Species
Defense Response
Proliferation (Morphologic Abnormality)
Intrinsic Factor Deficiency
3

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