A copy of this work was available on the public web and has been preserved in the Wayback Machine. The capture dates from 2020; you can also visit the original URL.
The file type is
Dwarf bamboos (Sasa spp.) are clonal plants and are known to inhibit tree regeneration. In natural conditions, however, culm dynamics in response to local light conditions is not fully understood. In this study, we examined the relationship between local light conditions and culm survival or recruitment of Sasa kurilensis in an old-growth beech forest in Japan. We identified 1466 S. kurilensis culms with lengths ≧0.5 m in forty 2 × 2 m quadrats in 2014 and recorded their survival rate and thedoi:10.6084/m9.figshare.10072955.v1 fatcat:uzp4pbobhzc2nnxc3ydgelpj44