New Phytol 1997 Aug;136(4):679-689
NERC Unit of Comparative Plant Ecology, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, The University, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK.
Mineral nutrient concentrations were determined in leaves of 83 mostly herbaceous species collected from central England. Most samples were analysed for N, P, K, Ca, Mg, Na, Fe, Al, Mn, Cu and Zn. Concentrations of K, N and P showed similar levels of interspecific variability, with the highest concentrations being 6-9 times the lowest. Read More