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The response of photosynthesis and respiration of a grass and a native shrub to varying temperature and soil water content
(University of Canterbury. School of Biological Sciences, 2011)
In New Zealand, native shrubs are considered an important potential carbon-sink in disturbed or abandoned land (e.g., pastoral land that is unsustainable for long-term pastoral agriculture). However, the impact of varying ...
Low Fruit Set, Pollen Limitation and the Roles of Birds and Insects in Pollination of Native New Zealand Plants.
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2010)
Pollination and fruit set of four species of native New Zealand flowering plant species were examined through two field seasons. Bird exclusion, pollinator exclusion, natural and supplemental pollination treatments were ...