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Noun1.Phytologist - a biologist specializing in the study of plantsphytologist - a biologist specializing in the study of plants
biologist, life scientist - (biology) a scientist who studies living organisms
mycologist - a botanist who specializes in the study of fungi
pomologist - someone versed in pomology or someone who cultivates fruit trees
propagator - someone who propagates plants (as under glass)
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A new Phytologist study of the North American herb Campanula Americana revealed that western populations have darker purple pollen due to extremely high temperatures than eastern populations where white to light-purple pollen is more common.
In a paper published in New Phytologist, biologists recently reported that they have discovered a key step in the evolution of this process, which not only helps explain the origins of a brilliant natural colour but also could have uses far beyond brightening your dinner table.
Now, Sniezko is applying for a grant from the New Phytologist Trust, an international not-for-profit organization studying plant science.
And the trees scavenge fiercely from their own dying leaves, Kaiser-Bunbury and his colleagues report in the May New Phytologist.
Fire and the Spread of Flowering Plants in the Cretaceous', New Phytologist 188 (2010), 1137-1150.
Contrasting responses to mycorrhizal inoculation and phosphorus availability in seedlings of two tropical rainforest tree species," New Phytologist, vol.
Also, an experiment of rain exclusion during seven years showed an increase to double in the tree mortality (New Phytologist 187: 579-591, 2010).
Now, the first global assessment of these giants, published in New Phytologist, seeks to end a century of debate over the species' classification, a debate which may determine their future.
In a study published in New Phytologist, Vincent Gauci and Sunitha Pangala measured methane emissions from healthy tree stems in a tropical forested peatland in the upper Sebangau River catchment in Borneo.
22nd New Phytologist Symposium-Effectors in Plant-Microbe Interactions INRA Versailles Research Centre, Paris, France
Some RNA molecules siphoned from the host plant remain stable in dodder, traveling several centimeters within the parasite, researchers report in an upcoming New Phytologist.
Preliminary results were published in the June 2007 issue of the journal New Phytologist.