Original Articles

Growth analysis and photosynthetic rates in three selected grass species in the burkea‐eragrostis savanna

DOI: 10.1080/00725560.1983.9648996
Author(s): LucyA. RandallCSIR/University Photosynthetic Nitrogen Metabolism Unit, Department of Botany,, C.F. CresswellCSIR/University Photosynthetic Nitrogen Metabolism Unit, Department of Botany,

Abstract

Three major grass species of the Nylsvley study site were studied: Eragrostis pallens. Digitaria eriantha and Panicum maximum. Growth analysis for the peak growth season was carried out with respect to phytomass, biomass and necromass.

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