By A. Leone, C. Perrotta, B. Maresca (auth.), Luigi Sanità di Toppi, Barbara Pawlik-Skowrońska (eds.)
This ebook presents a beneficial perception into how the realm of plant model to abiotic stresses has stepped forward in the course of the program of the hot applied sciences. The publication comprises 8 chapters written by means of impressive scientists internationally, who perform examine on the leading edge in their disciplines. the subjects, addressed in updated particular chapters, comprise results and responses of crops to stresses as a result of such components as: 1) hot temperature, 2) low temperature (chilling and freezing), three) salt, four) drought, five) flooding, 6) heavy metals, 7) increased carbon dioxide, eight) ozone.
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Abiotic Stresses in Plants by A. Leone, C. Perrotta, B. Maresca (auth.), Luigi Sanità di Toppi, Barbara Pawlik-Skowrońska (eds.)