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As part of their long-running project to get beyond the nature-culture dualism, political ecologists have increasingly explored the active contributions of nonhumans to environmental politics. Upon decentering humans, however, too often posthumanist political ecologies have recentered humans and...

Fleming, J.
Elsevier Ltd
Geoforum, 2017, 79, pp 26-35
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Plant grafting is a vegetative propagation technique that is widely used within horticulture to improve plant traits. The technique connects two...

March 2017
CAB ReviewFull Text

Botanic gardens and their functions and role in society have evolved over time. Originally established for study of medicinal plants in the mid-sixteenth century, they morphed into active sites for introduction, cultivation and dissemination of economically important crops during European expansion...

February 2017
biodiversity; botanical gardens; conservation; herbaria; plant collections
Krishnan, S.; Novy, A.
AbstractFull Text

Phenolics are widely distributed in many plants and are known to play a major role in the plant and animal kingdom. Phenolics exhibit strong antioxidant properties and have been used as antitumor, anticarcinogenic, antiviral and hypotensive agents. Plant by-products contain a variety of these...

Jamal, P.; Akbar, I.; Jaswir, I.; Zuhanis, Y.
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 2017, 40, 1, pp 87-98

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