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How Plants Communicate With Their Biotic Environment (Hardcover) (Guillaume Becard)
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How Plants Communicate with their Biotic Environmentaddresses how plants perceive the presence of organisms (other plants, microbes, insects and nematodes) living in their proximity, how they manage to be attractive when these organisms are friendly, and how they defend themselves from foes.
- Gathers, under a common general outline, a comprehensive knowledge issued from distinct scientific communities
- Combines three life science disciplines, including ecology, evolutionary biology, and molecular biology
- Addresses a topical subject as the natural biological processes described represent basic knowledge that help develop low input sustainable agriculture
- Written by renowned scientists in their field