Folia geobotanica & phytotaxonomica

, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 319–321 | Cite as

Differences between ecological niches in juvenileSalix cinerea andS. pentandra

  • Marie Naděžda Končalová
  • Dagmar Jičínská
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Comparison of growth rates ofSalix cinerea andS. pentandra seedlings in terrestric, limosal, and littoral ecophases showed different life strategies of juvenile stages of these willows. Several characters determining ecological niches of both species are summarized.


Salix cinerea Salix pentandra wetland conditions seed germination seedling growth ecological niche 


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© Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marie Naděžda Končalová
    • 1
  • Dagmar Jičínská
    • 1
  1. 1.Botanical InstituteCzechoslovak Academy of SciencesPrůhoniceCzechoslovakia

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