Introduction to plant physiology / William G. Hopkins and Norman P. A. Hüner.
By: Hopkins, William G.
Contributor(s): Hüner, Norman P. A.Material type: BookPublisher: Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, 2008Edition: 4th ed.Description: xviii, 503 p. : ill. (some col.) 29 cm.ISBN: 9780470247662 (cloth).Subject(s): Plant physiologyDDC classification: 571.2 Online resources: Table of contents only
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Plant cells and water -- Whole plant water relations -- Roots, soils, and nutrient uptake -- Plants and inorganic nutrients -- Bioenergetics and ATP synthesis -- The dual role of sunlight: energy and information -- Energy conservation in photosynthesis: harvesting sunlight -- Energy conservation in photosynthesis: CO2 assimilation -- Allocation, translocation, and partitioning of photoassimilates -- Cellular respiration: unlocking the energy stored in photoassimilates -- Nitrogen assimilation -- Carbon and nitrogen assimilation and plant productivity -- Responses of plants to environmental stress -- Acclimation to environmental stress -- Adaptations to the environment -- Development: an overview -- Growth and development of cells -- Hormones I: Auxins -- Hormones II: Gibberellins -- Hormones III: Cytokinins -- Hormones IV: Abscisic acid, ethylene, and brassinosteroids -- Photomorphogenesis: responding to light -- Tropisms and nastic movements: orienting plants in space -- Measuring time: controlling development by photoperiod and endogenous clocks -- Flowering and fruit development -- Temperature: plant development and distribution -- Secondary metabolism.