Resource Capture by Miscanthus

S. P. Long, C. V. Beale, P. K. Farage

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Plants, in order to grow, possess a set of structures and mechanisms for ‘capturing’ resources from the environment. The four main environmental resources are light, water, nutrients and CO2. In this chapter, the capture of light, water and nitrogen resources by Miscanthus are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMiscanthus
Subtitle of host publicationfor Energy and Fibre
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages11
ISBN (Electronic)9781134072545
ISBN (Print)9781849710978
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering
  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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