Title

Decoupling Litter Barrier And Soil Moisture Influences on the Establishment of an Invasive Grass

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-2012

Abstract

Through recruitment, plants establish in novel environments. Recruitment also is the stage where plants undergo the highest mortality. We investigate the recruitment niche for Microstegium vimineum, an annual grass from East Asia spreading throughout eastern North American forests.

DOI

10.1007/s11104-012-1477-z