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Mineral composition of Halimione portulacoides (L.) Aellen leaves
Stienstra, A.W. (1977). Mineral composition of Halimione portulacoides (L.) Aellen leaves. Hydrobiologia 52(1): 89-91
In: Hydrobiologia. Springer: The Hague. ISSN 0018-8158, more
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    Mineral composition; Salinity tolerance; Salt marshes; Halimione portulacoides (L.) Aell. [WoRMS]; Brackish water

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  • Stienstra, A.W.

    Mineral composition of H. portulacoides leaves was studied. The leaves accumulate salt, which is partly compensated by succulence. The ratio K/Na is less than 1. No distinct correlation between salt content in the soil and the mineral content at different stations could be found.

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