Root and Root System Terminology
Abstract:This dictionary of more than 2,200 terms relating to roots and root systems is biased toward forestry but will also be useful to workers in plant anatomy, morphology, ecology, nutrition, pathology, physiology, and propagation. It attempts to be exhaustive in English and also includes many foreign terms.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Principal Plant Physiologist, United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forestry Sciences Laboratory, % Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona 86001, U.S.A.
Publication date: 1983-12-01
- Forest Science is a peer-reviewed journal publishing fundamental and applied research that explores all aspects of natural and social sciences as they apply to the function and management of the forested ecosystems of the world. Topics include silviculture, forest management, biometrics, economics, entomology & pathology, fire & fuels management, forest ecology, genetics & tree improvement, geospatial technologies, harvesting & utilization, landscape ecology, operations research, forest policy, physiology, recreation, social sciences, soils & hydrology, and wildlife management.
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