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- adj. Similar to a small tree; shrublike
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to a dwarf tree; shrublike.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Resembling an arbuscule; tufted.
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The group called arbuscular fungi is especially interesting, because many of them penetrate plant roots with a spider web of branched hyphae (fungus "roots"), which also spread out into the surrounding soil.
Leaf 15N abundance of subarctic plants provides field evidence that ericoid, ectomycorrhizal and non - and arbuscular mycorrhizal species access different sources of soil nitrogen.
Miombo is notable among dry tropical woodlands for the dominance of tree species with ectomycorrhizal rather than vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal associations.
Increase and maintenance of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi.
Like Rhizobium, vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (YAM) are soil organisms that invade the roots of NFTs and other plants to form symbiotic relationships.
The majority of tropical nitrogen fixing trees form symbiotic associations with vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizae (YAM) in the endomycorrhizal group.
Effect of soil liming and vesicular-arbuscular-mycorrhizal inoculation on the growth and micronutrient content of the teff plant.
They also showed that vesicular-arbuscular (VA) mycorrhizal infection occurs in acid tropical soils and that nodulation rates increase when mycorrhizae have infected the root.
Vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizae affect lowland tropical rain forest plant growth.
An evaluation of techniques for measuring vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal infection in roots.