Australian New Crops Info 2014
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Kalmia cuneata

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Kalmia cuneate

 

This species has no synonyms in The Plant List

 

Common names:

Whitewicky, White-Wicky, White Wicky

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Kalmia cuneata: 5]

 

 

Popularity of Kalmia cuneata over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Kalmia cuneata (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Kalmia cuneata as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 21]

 

Blow down (2), Chamaecyparis thyoides (2), Great Dismal Swamp (2), Hurricane disturbance (2), Salvage logging (2), Wetland restoration (2), coastal plains (1), crop production (1), endangered species (1), horticultural crops (1), horticulture (1), North Carolina (1), plant cultural practices (1), plants (1), South Carolina (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

cane/bamboo (99.01), medicinal (0.11), timber (0.10), fruit (0.08), poison (0.08), weed (0.06), ornamental (0.05), starch (0.04), cereal (0.03), nutraceutical (0.03)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

References (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Kalmia cuneata: 5; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Laing JM, Shear TH and Blazich FA (2011) How management strategies have affected Atlantic White-cedar forest recovery after massive wind damage in the Great Dismal Swamp. Forest Ecology and Management 262, 1337-1344.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112711003884

 

Baskin CC and Baskin JM (1998) A Geographical Perspective on Germination Ecology: Temperature and Arctic Zones. In 'Seeds' (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 331-458. (Academic Press: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780120802609500105

 

Gager CS (1984) Prairie

THE TORREY BOTANICAL CLUB. Ecological Rest. 2, 23-29.

http://er.uwpress.org

http://www.sciencemag.org

 

Kral R (1983) Ericaceae: Kalmia cuneata Michx. Technical publication R8-TP - USDA Forest Service, Southern Region. 2, 2.

 

Southall RM and Nelson PV (1978) The rare white wicky. American nurseryman. 148, 2.

 

Laing JM, Shear TH and Blazich FA How management strategies have affected Atlantic White-cedar forest recovery after massive wind damage in the Great Dismal Swamp. Forest Ecology and Management 262, 1337-1344.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112711003884

 

 


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Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following: for plant names: Australian Plant Name Index, Australian National Herbarium http://www.anbg.gov.au/cpbr/databases/apni-search-full.html; ; The International Plant Names Index, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/Harvard University Herbaria/Australian National Herbarium http://www.ipni.org/index.html; Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture, National Resources Conservation Service http://plants.usda.gov/;DJ Mabberley (1997) The Plant Book, Cambridge University Press (Second Edition); JH Wiersma and B Leon (1999) World Economic Plants, CRC Press; RJ Hnatiuk (1990) Census of Australian Vascular Plants, Australian Government Publishing Service; for information: Science Direct http://www.sciencedirect.com/; Wiley Online Library http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/advanced/search; High Wire http://highwire.stanford.edu/cgi/search; Oxford Journals http://services.oxfordjournals.org/search.dtl; USDA National Agricultural Library http://agricola.nal.usda.gov/booleancube/booleancube_search_cit.html; for synonyms: The Plant List http://www.theplantlist.org/; for common names: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page; etc.


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