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

Nemophila aphylla

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Nemophila aphylla

 

This species has no synonyms in The Plant List

 

Common names:

Smallflower Baby Blue Eyes, Smallflower Baby Blue-Eyes

 

 

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

 

 

Popularity of Nemophila aphylla over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Nemophila aphylla (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 Nemophila aphylla 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: 13]

 

seed dormancy (2), annuals (1), Buried seeds (1), Dormancy cycles (1), ecology (1), Flooding (1), Nemophila (1), Phacelia (1), Primulaceae (1), seed germination (1), species (1), Thermoperiod (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]

 

Insufficient data to carry out a crop use/product analysis

 

 

 

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

 

Baskin CC and Baskin JM (1998) Chapter 10 - 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

 

Baskin CC and Baskin JM (1998) Chapter 4 - Germination Ecology of Seeds with Nondeep Physiological Dormancy. In 'Seeds' (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 49-85. (Academic Press: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B978012080260950004X

 

Hilhorst HWM and Toorop PE (1997) Review on Dormancy, Germinability, and Germination in Crop and Weed Seeds. In 'Advances in Agronomy' (Ed.^(Eds Donald LS) pp. 111-165. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S006521130860663X

 

Baskin CC, Baskin JM and Chester EW (1996) Seed germination ecology of the aquatic winter annual Hottonia inflata. Aquatic Botany 54, 51-57.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304377096010285

 

Baskin CC, Baskin JM and Chester EW (1993) Seed germination ecology of two mesic woodland winter annuals, Nemophila aphylla and Phacelia ranunculacea (Hydrophyllaceae). Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club. 120, 29-37.

 

 


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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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