Kaladharan, P (1988) Indicator plants-a tool for mineral prospecting. Science Reporter, 25 (11). pp. 652-653.
Plants in general can indicate a deficiency or an excess of water and often such accompanying factors as mineral and salt content etc. Cacti, Agave, Yucca and other xerophytes are associated with habitats of low water content, high temperatures and low humidity.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Indicator plants; mineral prospecting|
|Subjects:||Biochemistry > Bioprospecting|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||02 May 2011 12:50|
|Last Modified:||02 May 2011 12:50|
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