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- Lowenstein, David M., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Urban ecosystems 2016 v.19 no.4 pp. 1735-1748
- Hispanics; Trifolium repens; Whites; cities; community structure; demographic statistics; ecosystem services; flowers; functional properties; habitat conservation; humans; landscapes; lifestyle; low-income neighborhoods; ornamental plants; perennials; plant characteristics; plant communities; socioeconomic factors; species diversity; urban areas; weeds; Illinois
- ... Urban neighborhoods vary in development intensity and in the life style and demographics of their residents. Decisions made by urban residents affect plant communities, their functional characteristics, and the floral resources they provide. We recorded flowers in front-facing yards in 58 neighborhoods in Chicago, IL (USA) and examined patterns in community composition and species turnover between ...