Recent articles

2017 Grace J, Scoffoni C, Buckley T & 3 co-authors The anatomical and compositional basis of leaf mass per area (LMA). Ecol. Lett., in press tba
2017 McCormak ML, Guo D, Iversen C & 10 co-authors Building a better foundation: improving root-trait measurements to understand and model plant and ecosystem processes. New Phytol., in press tba
2017 Weidlich EWA, Von Gillhaussen P, Delory BM & 3 co-authors The importance of being first: exploring priority and diversity effects in a grassland field experiment. Front. Plant Sci. 7: 2008 free pdf
2017 Niinemets Ü, Berry JA, Ort DR & 3 co-authors Photosynthesis: ancient, essential, complex, diverse… and in need of improvement in a changing world. New Phytol. 213: 43-47 free pdf
2017 Garnier E, Stahl U, Laporte MA & 25 co-authors Towards a thesaurus of plant characteristics: an ecological contribution. J. Ecol., in press pdf
2016 Poorter H, Fiorani F, Pieruschka R & 7 co-authors Pampered inside, pestered outside? Differences and similarities between plants growing in controlled conditions and in the field. New Phytol. 212: 838-855 free pdf
2016 Kunstler G, Falster D, Coomes DA & 33 co-authors Plant functional traits have globally consistent effects on competition. Nature 529: 204-207 pdf
2016 Diaz S, Kattge J, Cornelissen JHC & 32 co-authors The global spectrum of plant form and function. Nature 529: 167-171 pdf
2016 Cwiek H, Altmann T, Arend D, & 23 co-authors Measures for interoperability of phenotypic data: minimum information requirements and formatting. Plant Meth. 12: 44 free pdf
2016 Nabel M, Temperton VM, Poorter H & 2 co-authors Energizing marginal soils – The establishment of the energy crop Sida hermaphrodita as dependent on digestate fertilization, NPK, and legume intercropping. Biomass Bioen. 87: 9-16 pdf
2016 Enrique G, Olmo M, Poorter H & 2 co-authors Leaf Mass per Area (LMA) and its relationship with leaf structure and anatomy in 34 Mediterranean woody species along a water availability gradient. PloS One 11: e0148788 free pdf
2015 Poorter H, Jagodzinski AM, Ruiz R & 7 co-authors How does biomass distribution change with size and differ among species? An analysis for 1200 plant species from five continents. New Phytol. 208: 736-749 free pdf