Parasitic flowering plants

Parasitic flowering plants

by Henning Heide-Jorgensen
     
 

Parasitic flowering plants are of great general and scientific interest besides their economic importance when attacking crop plants. This beautifully illustrated book covers all parasitic families and most of the genera and discusses all main aspects of their biology.See more details below

Overview

Parasitic flowering plants are of great general and scientific interest besides their economic importance when attacking crop plants. This beautifully illustrated book covers all parasitic families and most of the genera and discusses all main aspects of their biology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004167506
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
06/19/2008
Pages:
442
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.50(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface by Job Kuijt
Author’s preface
Chapter 1. Introduction. What is a parasitic plant?
Chapter 2. Hemiparasitic Santalales
Chapter 3. Hemiparasitic families other than Santalales
Chapter 4. Holoparasitic families
Chapter 5. Establishment of the parasite
Chapter 6. Host ranges and various ecological aspects of parasitism
Chapter 7. Harmful parasites and control methods
Chapter 8. Ecology and evolution
Glossary
Selected literature
List of photographers
Index

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