Root growth of Acer pseudoplatanus L. in relation to grass cover and nitrogen deficiency.
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Published by H. Veenman in Wageningen .
Written in English


  • Sycamores

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LC ClassificationsSD397 S8 R6
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Number of Pages23
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Open LibraryOL17036796M

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Messenger: Root Competition of Grass and Trees 2. A deficiency of N reduces the size and growth of A. pseudoplatanus roots, but in-creases the elongation of L. perenne roots. 3. Active growth of L perenne roots starts some three weeks earlier in the spring than that of A. pseudoplatanus roots, and is con-siderably more rapid. 4. Acer pseudoplatanus sycamore maple This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above.   A method is described for sampling rhizosphere soil under newly establishedPicea sitchensis andAcer pseudoplatanus. The technique involves taking soil samples to a depth of mm at mm intervals along transects, each 45° from its neighbour, radiating from the base of the stem. Invertase activities were measured in the soil samples and compared to their activities in fallow and Cited by: 4. Acer pseudoplatanus is a deciduous Tree growing to 30 m (98ft) by 15 m (49ft) at a fast rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) 5. It is in flower from April to June, and the seeds ripen from September to October. The species is monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant) and is pollinated by Bees.

Abstract. There is no doubt that the root system is fully as essential to the growth of a plant as the shoot, but because it develops below the soil surface and is therefore invisible its importance is sometimes neglected. Root systems perform three functions for plants. They furnish anchorage, a function which is particularly important for tall plants such as maize, sugar cane, and by: Influence of soil properties on the growth of sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus L.) in Denmark Article (PDF Available) in European Journal of Forest Research (4) July with Reads. The Sycamore Maple is botanically called Acer pseudoplatanus. The Tree is a deciduous tree, it will be 20 - 30 m (66 - 99 ft) high. The leaves are lobed and the flowers are green. The tree likes Sun to half-shade at the location and the soil should be sandy to loamy. Root System. The plants form shallow roots. Distribution. Acer pseudoplatanus is native to Europe and Southwest Asia. Cultivation. The trees prefer a sunny to half-shady situation on fresh to moist soil. They prefer sandy-loamy, gritty-loamy, sandy clay, loamy clay or peaty soil with a pH between 5,8 and 7.

Seedlings of Fraxinus excelsior L. and Acer pseudoplatanus L., for instance, suffer direct damage to root structure and function or reduced Ca 2+ and Mg 2+ uptake due to high Al 3+ concentrations. Acer pseudoplatanus. Species. Scientific Name: Acer L. (Sapindaceae) pseudoplatanus L. Related Plants 'Albo-variegatum' 'Atropurpureum' 'Bob' 'Brilliantissimum' 'Corstorphinense' p inside cover Parts Shown: Leaf Photo. Maple Society Newsletter. no. 3. () p cover Parts Shown: Leaf Photo. Mitchell, Alan. The Trees of North America.   The effects of iron deficiency on cell culture growth, cell respiration, mitochondrial oxidative properties, and the electron transport chain were studied with suspension-cultured sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus L.) cells. Iron deprivation considerably decreased the initial growth rates and limited the maximum density of the cells. Under these conditions, the cells remained swollen Cited by: The nutrient content of manure is quite variable. Factors influencing the quality include the age and kind ofa nimal, the feed it constumed, the amount and kind of litter or bedding used, and the manner in which the manure was handled.