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Plant Biomechanics Meeting in Montpellier, 1994

Tony Travis ajt at uk.ac.sari.rri
Wed Oct 13 12:05:14 EST 1993


Julian F. V. Vincent (szsvinct at uk.ac.rdg) wrote:
: [... biomechanics meeting ...]
: plant habit and strength (personally I don't see the connection . . . ) in

Long thin stems are weak and short thick stems are strong aren't they?
[I'm being careful with my biomechanics nomenclature here, Julian ;-)]

So, 'habit' *does* have a connection with strength!

	Tony.
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