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- Barry, Kathryn E., et al. Show all 13 Authors
- The journal of ecology 2018 v.106 no.1 pp. 265-277
- biomass; functional diversity; grasslands; quantitative polymerase chain reaction; rooting; roots; species diversity
- ... Below‐ground resource partitioning is often proposed as the underlying mechanism for the positive relationship between plant species richness and productivity. For example, if species have different root distributions, a mixture of plant species may be able to use the available resources more completely than the individual species in a monoculture. However, there is little experimental evidence fo ...