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Poplar extrafloral nectar is protected against plant and human pathogenic fungus

Escalante-Pérez, María ; Jaborsky, Mario ; Reinders, Jörg ; Kurzai, Oliver ; Hedrich, Rainer ; Ache, Peter



Abstract

Plants secrete nectar to attract mutualistic animals, which predominantly function as pollinators, as in the case of floral nectar, or defenders against herbivores, as in the case of extrafloral nectar (Nicolson et al., 2007). Because nectars usually represent aqueous solutions containing sugars and other nutrient metabolites (Baker and Baker, 1983), they are susceptible to infestation by ...

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