EFFECTS OF SEXUAL REPRODUCTION ON GROWTH AND VEGETATIVE PROPAGATION IN ARUM MACULATUM L. (ARACEAE): IN-SITU REMOVAL EXPERIMENTS


BİLGİN A., Kilinc M., KUTBAY H. G. , YALÇIN E., Huseyinova R.

POLISH JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY, vol.57, no.2, pp.261-268, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Journal Name: POLISH JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.261-268

Abstract

We investigated the effects of sexual reproduction on vegetative propagation and relative somatic cost in Arum maculatum L. (Araceae). Two groups were selected as control and experimental. The spadices of individuals in experimental group were removed to test the relationship between sexual reproduction and vegetative propagation.