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Research article - Peer-reviewed, 2013

Changes induced by the roots of Erica arborea L. to create a suitable environment in a soil developed from alkaline and fine-textured marine sediments

Cocco S, Agnelli A, Gobran GR, Corti G


Conclusions The activity of Erica roots modified soil properties so to produce more favourable conditions for itself and the rhizosphere microflora.


Rhizosphere; Weathering; Mineralogy; Phosphatases; Soil microbial biomass; Soil genesis

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Plant and Soil
2013, Volume: 368, number: 1-2, pages: 297-313
Publisher: Springer Verlag (Germany)

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    Soil Science

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