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Table 1 Plant size

From: Can differences in phosphorus uptake kinetics explain the distribution of cattail and sawgrass in the Florida Everglades?

Species Oxygen P Leaf length
(m)
Root length
(m)
Plant weight
(g DW)
Root fraction
(%)
Cladium High oxygen Low 1.01 ± 0.05 0.30 ± 0.03 5.6 ± 0.7 17.4 ± 1.9
   High 0.98 ± 0.09 0.50 ± 0.10 7.0 ± 1.9 16.1 ± 1.6
  Low oxygen Low 1.00 ± 0.12 0.32 ± 0.04 7.0 ± 1.9 18.3 ± 2.2
   High 0.95 ± 0.08 0.30 ± 0.06 12.8 ± 2.9 14.1 ± 2.2
Typha High oxygen Low 0.69 ± 0.12 0.48 ± 0.05 5.8 ± 0.5 22.3 ± 1.9
   High 0.96 ± 0.05 0.42 ± 0.06 11.6 ± 1.4 8.7 ± 1.6
  Low oxygen Low 0.96 ± 0.06 0.39 ± 0.03 9.1 ± 1.3 15.1 ± 2.0
   High 1.08 ± 0.09 0.29 ± 0.04 23.6 ± 4.3 7.7 ± 0.6
  1. Average (± SE, n = 4-8) leaf and root length, total plant weight and percentage of biomass allocated to roots of the Cladium mariscus spp. jamaicense and Typha domingensis plants acclimated to a low and a high P level (5 and 500 μg P l-1) and to aerated and low oxygen conditions (8.0 and <0.5 mg O2 l-1) in hydroponic culture solutions