Global Seagrass Decline Affects Shallow-water Ecosystems
... for many marine species, and a feeding ground for predatory fish, waterfowl and large sea creatures like manatees and sea turtles. The root and rhizome
system of these flowering plants stabilizes sediments, protecting the coastline from currents and weather-related erosion. Seagrass is an effective ...
Rhizome in Biological News
Hybrid grass may prove to be valuable fuel source
... in plant biology. Nutrients such as nitrogen are transferred to the rhizome
to be saved until the next growing season, he said.
Burning Miscanthus ... longest-running experimental field. The crop has never been invasive and rhizome
spread has been no more than 1.5 meters (4.92 feet), said Uffe Jorgensen, ...
Rhizome in Biological Dictionary
... In botany, a rhizome
is a characteristically horizontal stem of a ... to as creeping rootstalks, or rootstocks. rhizome
is a not-for-profit arts organization, with an ... Museum of Contemporary Art in New York. The rhizome
itself assumes very diverse forms, from ramified ...