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Title Plant resource allocation / edited by Fakhri A. Bazzaz, John Grace.
Imprint San Diego : Academic Press, [1997]

Series Physiological ecology series
Physiological ecology.
Subject Plant resource allocation.
Alt Name Bazzaz, F. A. (Fakhri A.)
Grace, J. (John), 1945-
Description xi, 303 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Allocation of resources in plants : state of the science and critical questions / Fakhri A. Bazzaz -- Fate of acquired carbon in plants : chemical composition and construction costs / Hendrik Poorter, Rafael Villar -- Resource allocation in variable environments : comparing insects and plants / Carol L. Boggs -- Biomass allocation and water use under arid conditions / Hermann Heilmeier, Markus Erhard, E.-Detlef Schulze.
Organ preformation, development, and resource allocation in perennials / Monica A. Geber, Maxine A. Watson, Hans de Kroon -- Optimality approaches to resource allocation in woody tissues / R. M. Sibly, J. F. V. Vincent -- Resource allocation patterns in clonal herbs and their consequences for growth / Michael J. Hutchings -- Trade-offs between reproduction and growth influence time of reproduction / Edward G. Reekie -- Size-dependent allocation to male and female reproduction / Peter G. L. Klinkhamer, T. J. de Jong.
Allocation, leaf display, and growth in fluctuating light environments / David Ackerly -- Allocation theory and chemical defense / Manuel Lerdau, Jonathon Gershenzon -- Toward models of resource allocation by plants / John Grace.
ISBN 0120834901 (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 36767948
Table of Contents
1Allocation of Resources in Plants: State of the Science and Critical Questions / Fakhri A. Bazzaz 
2The Fate of Acquired Carbon in Plants: Chemical Composition and Construction Costs / Hendrik Poorter, Rafael Villar 
3Resource Allocation in Variable Environments: Comparing Insects and Plants / Carol L. Boggs 
4Biomass Allocation and Water Use under Arid Conditions / Hermann Heilmeier, Markus Erhard, E.-Detlef Schulze 
5Organ Preformation, Development, and Resource Allocation in Perennials / Monica A. Geber, Maxine A. Watson, Hans de Kroon 
6Optimality Approaches to Resource Allocation in Woody Tissues / R. M. Sibly, J. F. V. Vincent 
7Resource Allocation Patterns in Clonal Herbs and Their Consequences for Growth / Michael J. Hutchings 
8Trade-offs between Reproduction and Growth Influence Time of Reproduction / Edward G. Reekie 
9Size-Dependent Allocation to Male and Female Reproduction / Peter G. L. Klinkhamer, T. J. de Jong 
10Allocation, Leaf Display, and Growth in Fluctuating Light Environments / David Ackerly 
11Allocation Theory and Chemical Defense / Manuel Lerdau, Jonathon Gershenzon 
12Toward Models of Resource Allocation by Plants / John Grace