T C Hsiao
Affiliation: University of California
- Sensitivity of growth of roots versus leaves to water stress: biophysical analysis and relation to water transportT C Hsiao
Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
J Exp Bot 51:1595-616. 2000..Some field data on root water extraction and vertical profiles of psi in shoots are viewed as manifestations of these basic phenomena. Also discussed is the trade-off between high xylem conductance and strong osmotic adjustment...