Articles on (variation in) RGR

2014 Pons TL, Poorter H The effect of irradiance on the carbon balance and tissue characteristics of five herbaceous species differing in shade-tolerance. Front. Plant Sci. 5: 12 link
2014 Poorter H, Lambers H, Evans JR Trait correlation networks: a whole-plant perspective on the recently criticized leaf economic spectrum. New Phytol. 201: 378-382 pdf
2013 Poorter H, Anten N, Marcelis LFM Physiological mechanisms in plant growth models: do we need a supra-cellular systems biology approach? Plant Cell & Env. 9: 1673-1690 link
2005 Poorter H, van Rijn CPE, Vanhala TK, et al. A genetic analysis of Relative Growth Rate and underlying components in Hordeum spontaneum. Oecologia 142: 360-377 pdf
2004 Tholen D, Voesenek LACJ & Poorter H Ethylene insensitivity does not increase leaf area or Relative Growth Rate in Arabidopsis, Nicotiana tabacum, and Petunia x hybrida. Plant Physiol. 134: 1803-1812 pdf
2004 Villar R, Ruíz-Robleto J, Luis Quero JL, et al. Tasas de crecimiento en especies leñosas: aspectos funcionales e implicaciones ecológicas. In: Valladares F (ed). Ecología del Bosque Mediterráneo en un Mundo Cambiante. EGRAF, Madrid. Pp. 191-227.  
2000 Poorter H & Nagel OW The role of biomass allocation in the growth response of plants to different levels of light, CO2, nutrients and water: a quantitative review. Aust. J. Plant Physiol. 27: 595-607 pdf
2000 Van Rijn CPE, Heersche I, Van Berkel YAM, et al. Variation in growth characteristics in 21 Hordeum spontaneum populations from Israel. New Phytol. 146: 471-481 pdf
1999 Poorter H & Garnier E The ecological significance of variation in relative growth rate and its components. In: Pugnaire FI & Valladares F (eds). Handbook of Plant Functional Ecology. Marcel Dekker, New York. Pp. 81-120.  
1998 Poorter H Do slow-growing species and nutrient-stressed plants respond relatively strongly to elevated CO2 ? Glob. Change Biol. 4: 693-697 pdf
1998 Poorter H & Van der Werf A Is inherent variation in RGR determined by LAR at low irradiance and by NAR at high irradiance? A review of herbaceous species. In: Inherent Variation in Plant Growth. Physiological Mechanisms and Ecological Consequences. Lambers H, Poorter H & Van Vuuren MMI (eds). Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, The Netherlands. pp. 309-336 pdf
1995 Niemann GJ, Pureveen JBM, Eijkel GB, Poorter H & Boon JJ Differential chemical allocation in plant adaptation: a PY-MS study of 24 species differing in relative growth rate. Plant Soil 175: 275-289 pdf
1995 Poorter H, Van de Vijver CADM, Boot RGA & Lambers H Growth and carbon economy of a fast-growing and a slow-growing grass species as dependent on nitrate supply. Plant Soil 171: 217-227 pdf
1994 Poorter H & Farquhar GD Transpiration, intercellular CO2 concentration and carbon isotope discrimination of 24 wild species differing in relative growth rate. Aust. J. Plant Physiol. 21: 507-516. pdf
1994 Van Arendonk JJCM & Poorter H The chemical composition and anatomical structure of leaves of grass species differing in relative growth rate. Plant Cell Environ. 17: 963-970 pdf
1994 Van der Werf A, Poorter H & Lambers H Respiration as dependent on a species' inherent growth rate and the nitrogen supply to the plant. In: Roy J & Garnier E (eds). A Whole Plant Perspective of Carbon-Nitrogen Interactions. SPB Academic Publishing, The Hague. pp, 91-110. pdf
1993 Van de Vijver CADM, Boot RGA, Poorter H & Lambers H Phenotypic plasticity in response to nitrate supply of a fast-growing species from a nutrient rich habitat and a slow-growing species from a nutrient poor habitat. Oecologia 96: 548-554 pdf
1992 Poorter H & Pothmann P Growth and carbon economy of a fast-growing and a slow-growing species as dependent on ontogeny. New Phytol. 120: 159-166 pdf
1992 Niemann GJ, Pureveen JBM, Eijkel GB, Poorter H & Boon JJ Differences in relative growth rate in 11 grasses correlate with differences in chemical composition as determined by pyrolysis mass spectrometry. Oecologia 89: 567-573 pdf
1992 Lambers H & Poorter H Inherent variation in growth rate between higher plants: A search for physiological causes and ecological consequences. Adv. Ecol. Res. 23: 187-261. pdf
1992 Poorter H & Bergkotte M Chemical composition of 24 wild species differing in relative growth rate. Plant Cell Environ. 15: 221-229 pdf
1991 Poorter H & Lambers H Is interspecific variation in relative growth rate positively correlated with biomass allocation to the leaves? Am. Nat. 138: 1264-1268. pdf
1991 Poorter H, Van der Werf A, Atkin OK & Lambers H Respiratory energy requirements of roots depend on the potential growth rate of a plant species. Physiol. Plant. 83: 469-475 pdf
1990 Poorter H, Remkes C & Lambers H Carbon and nitrogen economy of 24 wild species differing in relative growth rate. Plant Physiol. 94: 621-627. pdf
1990 Poorter H & Remkes C Leaf area ratio and net assimilation rate of 24 wild species differing in relative growth rate. Oecologia 83: 553-559 pdf
1989 Poorter H Interspecific variation in relative growth rate: On ecological causes and physiological consequences. In: Lambers H, Cambridge ML, Konings H, Pons TL (eds). Causes and Consequences of Variation in Growth and Productivity in Higher Plants. SPB Academic Publishing, Dordrecht, pp. 45-68 pdf

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