Search for dissertations about: "Karin Lönnberg"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Karin Lönnberg.
1. Effects of seed size and habitat on recruitment patterns in grassland and forest plants
Abstract : A trade-off between seed size and seed number is central in seed ecology, and has been suggested to be related to a trade-off between competition and colonization, as well as to a trade-off between stress tolerance and fecundity. Large seeds endure hazards during establishment, such as shading, drought, litter coverage and competition from other plants, better than do small seeds, due to a larger amount of stored resources in the seed. READ MORE