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Effects of external potassium (k) supply on drought tolerances of two contrasting winter wheat cultivars.
|Title||Effects of external potassium (k) supply on drought tolerances of two contrasting winter wheat cultivars.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Wei J, Li C, Li Y, Jiang G, Cheng G, Zheng Y|
Drought is a common stress limiting crops growth and productivities worldwide. Water deficit may increase cellular membrane permeability, resulting in K outflow. Internal K starvation may disorder plant metabolism and limit plant growth. However, it is seldom reported about the effects of external K on drought tolerance of contrasting wheat cultivars.
|Alternate Journal||PLoS ONE|