No snow, no answers

Hawthorne, Lin
April 2006
Garden;Apr2006, Vol. 131 Issue 4, p300
The article focuses on the effects of climate change on alpine species. It describes the capability of some arctic-alpine species such as Cassiope tetragona, Salix lanata and Dryas octopetala to adapt to their environment. The potential impact of global warming on plants is discussed. It ponders on the capability of plants which thrive in polar or high-altitude locations to survive global warming.


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