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- Hulík, J., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Community ecology 2016 v.17 no.2 pp. 205-215
- Carex elata; community ecology; environmental factors; forests; perennials; plant density; seeds; sprouting; structural equation modeling; swamps; vegetative propagation
- ... Studies of perennial plants generally search for a seed size vs. seed number trade-off. Surprisingly, the fact that perennials may replace an investment in large seeds by the allocation to vegetative propagation has not yet been investigated as an additional pathway enabling species coexistence. We focused on the mechanisms of coexistence in Carex elata and C. elongata , two co-occurring clonal se ...