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Lemnoideae - Wikipedia

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Duckweeds, or water lens, are flowering aquatic plants which float on or just beneath the ... The plants can provide nitrate removal, if cropped, and the duckweeds are ... absorbing excess mineral n...

Nutrient absorption by duckweed - Aquatic Plant Management ...

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Nutrient Absorption by Duckweecl1. jAMES ICE2 AND ... these plants absorb nutrients from water through some ... paraffin would inhibit growth of the duckweed plants utilized in this ... at 27 C rather than 22.5 C; 3) Lemna minor (L.) was used.

Duckweed Roots

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Jun 8, 2013 ... Lemna fronds make just one root, while Spirodela and Landoltia fronds ... Unlike most plants, duckweed roots do not show secondary growth or ... of developing sieve elements in Lemna minor L. --The protoplast. ... Research has shown that duckweeds mostly absorb water and nutrients through the lower ...

3. Floating aquatic macrophytes – duckweeds - Food and ...

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Common duckweed, Lemna minor grown in a pond (Phu tho .... growing duckweed in nutrient rich water is a highly efficient sink for both phosphorus ..... nutrient source for duckweed culture; for example, duckweed will absorb heavy metals.

Lesser Duckweed, Lemna minor - Rook.Org

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Feb 26, 2004 ... Lemna, from the Greek, lemna, "water-plant, star-grass, Callitriche verna" ... Each frond absorbs nutrients through the whole plant and not through a ... More cold tolerant than other aquatic vascular plants, and can sustain ...

Duckweed for Water Cleaning and Energy Production

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... are four types of duckweed: Little duckweed (Lemna minor), Great duckweed ( Lemna ... Thick duckweed grows in very strong nutrient-enriched water. ... Moreover, it absorbs no agricultural land and thus do not replace the cultivation of food.

Growth and Lead Accumulation Capacity of Lemna minor and ...

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Apr 13, 2010 ... Metal and nutrient concentration in water decreased throughout the experiments. ... Keywords: Nutrient enrichment, Spirodela polyrhiza, Lemna minor, Lead (Pb), ... It can occur as a result of genetic or physiological adaptation within ... It is well known that aquatic plants accumulate metals absorbed from the ...

Nitrogen uptake by the floating macrophyte Lemna minor

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Mar 4, 2002 ... Key words: acclimation, floating macrophyte, growth, Lemna minor, nitrogen uptake kinetics, root ... nutrient availability in the bulk water is sufficient to satisfy the nutrient ... The relative contribution of roots and leaves to total nutrient uptake will ..... allocation to roots in low-N grown plants, the absorbing ...

The Effect of Nutrient Concentration on Duckweed Growth Essay ...

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Abstract Lemna minor, or duckweed, is a small plant that floa. ... The nutrient concentration of the water in which duckweed resides greatly affects its growth rate. ... minor reflects the idea that duckweed can absorb large amounts of nutrients ...

Lead and cadmium removal from water using duckweed – Lemna ...

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Oct 26, 2015 ... Lead and cadmium removal from water using duckweed – Lemna gibba L.: Impact of pH and initial metal load ... Results, thus suggest that L. gibba can be a suitable candidate for ... Nutrient solution was renewed twice every week. ... BCF expressed as the ratio of the final metal ion concentration in L. minor ...