Shade does not ameliorate drought effects on the tree fern species Dicksonia antarctica and Cyathea australis
Liubov Volkova, Lauren T Bennett, Andrew Merchant, Michael Tausz
Trees - structure and function | SPRINGER HEIDELBERG | Published : 2010
The authors acknowledge Fedor Torgovnikov for building the experimental set-up and assistance with laboratory analyses; Steve Livesley and Stefan Arndt (University of Melbourne) for providing a weather station; Dave Johnson, Li-Cor Biosciences, USA, for ongoing help with the Li-Cor; Sandy Clark (Statistical Consulting Centre, University of Melbourne) for statistical advice, and Erwin Dreyer (Institut National Reserche Agronomique, France) for useful comments on the manuscript. Liubov Volkova acknowledges Melbourne Research Scholarship (The University of Melbourne) and funding from the Victorian State Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE).