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- Henry, Hugh A.L., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Environmental and experimental botany 2019 v.164 pp. 52-57
- aboveground biomass; acclimation; drought; drought tolerance; ecosystems; forbs; freezing; graminoids; legumes; nitrogen retention; primary productivity; spring; stable isotopes; summer
- ... At the level of individual plants, exposure to prior freezing can increase drought tolerance, in a phenomenon referred to as cross acclimation. However, it is unclear how cross acclimation may contribute to the combined effects of freezing and drought on plants at the community or ecosystem levels, given that cross acclimation can vary among species. We used intact plant-soil mesocosms from an old ...