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- Haller, William T., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Ecology 1974 v.55 no.4 pp. 891-894
- Azolla caroliniana; Eichhornia crassipes; Hydrilla verticillata; Lemna minor; Myriophyllum aquaticum; Myriophyllum spicatum; Najas; Pistia stratiotes; Salvinia auriculata; Vallisneria americana; greenhouse production; macrophytes; plant response; root growth; salinity; sodium chloride; toxicity; transpiration
- ... Growth rates of 10 aquatic macrophytes in various salinities under greenhouse conditions varied widely. Salt concentrations of 1.66% and 2.5% were toxic to Pistia stratiotes L. and Eichornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms, respectively. Salinities of 16.65% or higher were toxic to Lemna minor L., but growth of Lemna was increased by salt concentrations of 0.83%, 1.66%, 2.50%, and 3.33% as compared to oth ...