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Title: Air pollution as it affects orchids at the New York Botanical Garden

Abstract

A general discussion of the effects of air pollution on orchids is presented, along with ameliorative measures. One orchid, Dendrobium Phalaenopsis, is suggested as an air pollution bioassay tool, in that it is extremely sensitive to air pollution.

Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
5977361
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OSTI ID: 5977361
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Am. Orchid Soc. Bull.; (United States)
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 34:8
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
63 RADIATION, THERMAL, AND OTHER ENVIRON. POLLUTANT EFFECTS ON LIVING ORGS. AND BIOL. MAT.; AIR POLLUTION; BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS; FLOWERS; INJURIES; ANNUAL VARIATIONS; BIOASSAY; BIOLOGICAL INDICATORS; LEAVES; NEW YORK; FEDERAL REGION II; NORTH AMERICA; POLLUTION; USA; VARIATIONS 560303* -- Chemicals Metabolism & Toxicology-- Plants-- (-1987)

Citation Formats

Adderley, L. Air pollution as it affects orchids at the New York Botanical Garden. United States: N. p., 1965. Web.
Adderley, L. Air pollution as it affects orchids at the New York Botanical Garden. United States.
Adderley, L. Sun . "Air pollution as it affects orchids at the New York Botanical Garden". United States.
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author = {Adderley, L.},
abstractNote = {A general discussion of the effects of air pollution on orchids is presented, along with ameliorative measures. One orchid, Dendrobium Phalaenopsis, is suggested as an air pollution bioassay tool, in that it is extremely sensitive to air pollution.},
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journal = {Am. Orchid Soc. Bull.; (United States)},
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volume = 34:8,
place = {United States},
year = {1965},
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