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- Edwards, KeithR., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Plant and soil 2018 v.426 no.1-2 pp. 179-196
- Eriophorum vaginatum; Picea; Sphagnum; Vaccinium myrtillus; allose; biodegradability; citrates; cystine; dissolved organic matter; exudation; forests; graminoids; ion exchange chromatography; mosses and liverworts; nitrogen; organic carbon; plant exudates; shrubs; soil; species diversity; stable isotopes; swamps; xylose
- ... AIMS: We aimed to compare seasonal exudate quality and quantity between Sphagnum moss, Eriophorum vaginatum (graminoid) and Vaccinium myrtillus (ericoid shrub). METHODS: Exudates were collected in May, July and September 2014 using a culture-based method and characterized by total organic carbon (TOC) and nitrogen (TN) contents with exudation fluxes expressed on a root-mass basis. Organic acids, s ...