Lecture_guide_Feb2

Lecture_guide_Feb2 - Mycorrhizal Association Host Plant...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Eric’s Lecture Guide for February 2, 2010 – Nutrient use and acquisition by plants Elemental composition of plants: Essential elements and their available forms: Accessing soil ions: H 2 O + CO 2 H 2 CO 3 HCO 3 + Root hair K + Cu 2+ Ca 2+ Mg 2+ K + K + H + H + Soil particle
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Root nutrient uptake – pathways: Root nutrient uptake – absorption: Root ion uptake – “passive” vs. “active” transport: Uptake Rate Ion Concentration in Soil
Background image of page 2
Root symbioses – mycorrhizae:
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Mycorrhizal Association Host Plant Species Endomycorrhizae (VAM) ~80% of plant species Ectomycorrhizae (ECM) Many conifers, birches, oaks, beech, poplars, some legumes (e.g. Acacia ) Ericoid mycorrhizae Ericaceous plants (e.g. blueberry) Orchidoid mycorrhizae Orchids Arbutoid/Monotropoid myco. Arbutus , Monotropa ( e.g. indian pipe ) Ectomycorrhizae: Endomycorrhizae: Other mycorrhizal types: Mycorrhizal function:...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/19/2010 for the course CHEMISTRY 343 taught by Professor Clauss during the Spring '10 term at Wisconsin.

Page1 / 4

Lecture_guide_Feb2 - Mycorrhizal Association Host Plant...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online