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Restoration of calcareous grasslands: the role of the soil
seed bank and seed dispersal for recolonisation processes

Blanckenhagen, Benno von ; Poschlod, Peter


Seed bank is a central topic for plant communities restoration. We review the methods to measure seed persistence and the different seed bank types. Floristic composition and seed bank were compared among 18 sites representing various stages of succession or afforestation in West Germany. Species richness decreased in the vegetation after abandonment while about 25% of the species survived in the ...


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