Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Phragmites karka

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Phragmites karka

 

This species has also been known as:

Phragmites karka var. cinctus, Phragmites karka var. karka

 

Common names:

Tall Reed, South Asian Khagra Reed

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Phragmites karka: 126]

 

Phragmites karka.jpg

 

Popularity of Phragmites karka over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Phragmites karka (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Phragmites karka as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 585]

 

constructed wetland (10), Constructed wetlands (6), phosphorus (6), Phragmites karka (5), Wastewater treatment (5), Invasive species (4), Nepal (4), Nitrogen (4), Phragmites australis (4), Salinity (4), wetlands (4), Bangladesh (3), biomass (3), COD (3), Elephas maximus (3), Giant reed (3), horizontal flow (3), Nitrogen removal (3), Phragmites (3), Phytoremediation (3), Plants (3), pollution (3), Seed germination (3), TN (3), Uganda (3), yeasts (3), A. Polymer-matrix composites (PMCs) (2), A. Wood (2), B. Mechanical properties (2), B. Thermal properties (2), bifurcation (2), Bio-ethanol (2), BOD5 (2), Calcium (2), Cellulose (2), chute (2), conservation (2), Cork (2), diatoms (2), Disturbance ecology (2), Environment friendly (2), ethnobotany (2), Floating bed (2), Forest community dynamics (2), Forest regeneration (2), Hydraulic retention time (2), Hydrological regimes (2), Identification (2), India (2), Inland alkaline wetland (2), Iris pseudacorus (2), Light (2), Lignin (2), litter (2), Macrophytes (2), Mangrove (2), Mangrove forest (2), Marsh soils (2), meandering (2), mechanical properties (2), Metal (2), migration (2), Milk processing wastewater (2), NaCl salinity (2), nanocomposites (2), Niche breadth (2), Niche overlap (2), nitrification (2), Nitrogen forms (2), Nitrogen transformation (2), nutrients (2), Organic loading (2), organoclay (2), Peat (2), Phenotype (2), Photoperiod (2), planform dynamics (2), Plant population (2), Post-dam riparian vegetation (2), Pre-dam riparian vegetation (2), Ribosomal DNA (2), Rosa multiflora (2), Saccharum spontaneum (2), Secondary effluent (2), Spatial and temporal distribution (2), spatial distribution (2), Subsurface-flow (2), Supercritical conversion (2), Supercritical fluid extraction (2), Synthetic fuels (2), Temperature (2), Tertiary treatment (2), thermal properties (2), Thermochemical process (2), Three Gorges Reservoir (2), Typha angustata (2), Vertical upflow (2), wastewater (2), Water-level-fluctuation zone (2), Winter flooding (2), wood (2).....

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

wastewater treatment (86.93), fuelwood (6.61), food for humans (1.45), aquatic (0.80), wood fibre (0.52), phytoamelioration (0.49), medicinal (0.39), timber (0.37), fruit (0.34), weed (0.20).....

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Amin F, Talpur FN, Balouch A, Chandio ZA, Surhio MA and Afridi HI (2016) Biosorption of mercury(II) from aqueous solution by fungal biomass Pleurotus eryngii: Isotherm, kinetic, and thermodynamic studies. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy 35, 1274-1282. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ep.12342

Ballesteros Jr F, Vuong TH, Secondes MF and Tuan PD (2016) Removal efficiencies of constructed wetland and efficacy of plant on treating benzene. Sustainable Environment Research 26, 93-96. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2468203916300206

Behera P, Vaishampayan P, Singh NK, Mishra SR, Raina V, Suar M, Pattnaik AK and Rastogi G (2016) The draft genome sequence of Mangrovibacter sp. strain MP23, an endophyte isolated from the roots of Phragmites karka. Genomics Data 9, 128-129. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213596016300952

Bhatt A, Phartyal SS and Nicholas A (2016) Ecological role of distinct fruit-wing perianth color in synchronization of seed germination in Haloxylon salicornicum. Plant Species Biology, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1442-1984.12133

Biswas O, Ghosh R, Paruya DK, Mukherjee B, Thapa KK and Bera S (2016) Can grass phytoliths and indices be relied on during vegetation and climate interpretations in the eastern Himalayas? Studies from Darjeeling and Arunachal Pradesh, India. Quaternary Science Reviews 134, 114-132. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379116300051

Choudhury MR, Deb P, Singha H, Chakdar B and Medhi M (2016) Predicting the probable distribution and threat of invasive Mimosa diplotricha Suavalle and Mikania micrantha Kunth in a protected tropical grassland. Ecological Engineering 97, 23-31. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857416304694

Hameed A, Gul B and Khan MA (2016) 13 - Exogenous Chemical Treatments Have Differential Effects in Improving Salinity Tolerance of Halophytes. In Halophytes for Food Security in Dry Lands (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 213-229. (Academic Press: San Diego). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128018545000133

Islam AKMN (2016) 17 - Germination Eco-Physiology and Plant Diversity in Halophytes of Sundarban Mangrove Forest in Bangladesh. In Halophytes for Food Security in Dry Lands (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 277-289. (Academic Press: San Diego). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128018545000170

Kassaye YA, Skipperud L, Einset J and Salbu B (2016) Aquatic macrophytes in Ethiopian Rift Valley lakes; Their trace elements concentration and use as pollution indicators. Aquatic Botany 134, 18-25. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S030437701630064X

Khan MA (2016) 14 - Food and Water Security for Dry Regions: A New Paradigm. In Halophytes for Food Security in Dry Lands (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 231-241. (Academic Press: San Diego). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128018545000145

Noukeu NA, Gouado I, Priso RJ, Ndongo D, Taffouo VD, Dibong SD and Ekodeck GE (2016) Characterization of effluent from food processing industries and stillage treatment trial with Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) and Panicum maximum (Jacq.). Water Resources and Industry 16, 1-18. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212371716300658

Sadiku ER, Babul Reddy A, Gnanasekarana D, Oboirien B, Aderibigbe BA, Varaprasad K and Goddeti SMR (2016) Chapter 12 - Nanostructured Polymer Blends for Gas/Vapor Barrier and Dielectric Applications A2 - Thomas, Sabu. In Design and Applications of Nanostructured Polymer Blends and Nanocomposite Systems (Ed.^(Eds Shanks R and Chandrasekharakurup S) pp. 239-259. (William Andrew Publishing: Boston). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B978032339408600011X

Shakoor SA, Bhat MA and Soodan AS (2016) Taxonomic demarcation of Arundo donax L. and Phragmites karka (Retz.) Trin. ex Steud. (Arundinoideae, Poaceae) from phytolith signatures. Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 224, 130-153. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S036725301630113X

Tuboi C and Hussain SA (2016) Factors affecting forage selection by the endangered Elds deer and hog deer in the floating meadows of Barak-Chindwin Basin of North-east India. Mammalian Biology - Zeitschrift für Säugetierkunde 81, 53-60. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1616504714001165

Wu YP, Chen F, Hu XW, Baskin CC and Baskin JM (2016) Alleviation of salinity stress on germination of Leymus chinensis seeds by plant growth regulators and nitrogenous compounds under contrasting light/dark conditions. Grass and Forage Science 71, 497-506. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gfs.12179

Xu X, Schierz A, Xu N and Cao X (2016) Comparison of the characteristics and mechanisms of Hg(II) sorption by biochars and activated carbon. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 463, 55-60. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021979715302484

Xu Z, Ban Y, Jiang Y, Zhang X and Liu X (2016) Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Wetland Habitats and Their Application in Constructed Wetland: A Review. Pedosphere 26, 592-617. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1002016015600674

Allen H and Akerman K (2015) Innovation and change in northern Australian Aboriginal spear technologies: the case for reed spears. Archaeology in Oceania 50, 83-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/arco.5051

Avelino Gonçalves F, dos Santos ES and de Macedo GR (2015) Use of cultivars of low cost, agroindustrial and urban waste in the production of cellulosic ethanol in Brazil: A proposal to utilization of microdistillery. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 50, 1287-1303. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364032115005079

Badejo AA, Sridhar MKC, Coker AO, Ndambuki JM and Kupolati WK (2015) Phytoremediation of Water Using Phragmites karka and Veteveria nigritana in Constructed Wetland. International journal of phytoremediation. 17, 847-852. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15226514.2014.964849

Cao L, Song J, Li X, Yuan H, Li N, Duan L and Wang Q (2015) Geochemical Characteristics of Soil C, N, P, and Their Stoichiometrical Significance in the Coastal Wetlands of Laizhou Bay, Bohai Sea. CLEAN – Soil, Air, Water 43, 260-270. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/clen.201300752

Gran KB, Tal M and Wartman ED (2015) Co-evolution of riparian vegetation and channel dynamics in an aggrading braided river system, Mount Pinatubo, Philippines. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 40, 1101-1115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.3699

Lee CM and Kwon T-S (2015) Response of ground arthropods to effect of urbanization in southern Osaka, Japan. Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity 8, 343-348. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2287884X15000813

Lovari S, Pokheral CP, Jnawali SR, Fusani L and Ferretti F (2015) Coexistence of the tiger and the common leopard in a prey-rich area: the role of prey partitioning. Journal of Zoology 295, 122-131. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jzo.12192

Mohapatra A, Mohanty SK and Mishra SS (2015) Chapter 13 - Fish and Shellfish Fauna of Chilika Lagoon: An Updated Checklist A2 - Venkataraman, Krishnamoorthy. In Marine Faunal Diversity in India (Ed.^(Eds Sivaperuman C) pp. 195-224. (Academic Press: San Diego). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128019481000136

Pandey VC (2015) Assisted phytoremediation of fly ash dumps through naturally colonized plants. Ecological Engineering 82, 1-5. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857415001123

Raj A, Jamil S, Srivastava PK, Tripathi RD, Sharma YK and Singh N (2015) Feasibility Study of Phragmites karka and Christella dentata Grown in West Bengal as Arsenic Accumulator. International journal of phytoremediation. 17, 869-878. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15226514.2014.964845

Raj A and Singh N (2015) Phytoremediation of Arsenic Contaminated Soil by Arsenic Accumulators: A Three Year Study. Bulletin of environmental contamination and toxicology. 94, 308-313. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00128-015-1486-8

Sanadhya P, Agarwal P and Agarwal PK (2015) Ion homeostasis in a salt-secreting halophytic grass. AoB Plants 7, plv055-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/7/0/plv055

Saxena A, Trivedi A, Chauhan MS and Sharma A (2015) Holocene vegetation and climate change in Central Ganga Plain: A study based on multiproxy records from Chaudhary-Ka-Tal, Raebareli District, Uttar Pradesh, India. Quaternary International 371, 164-174. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618215000646

Verlicchi P, Al Aukidy M and Zambello E (2015) What have we learned from worldwide experiences on the management and treatment of hospital effluent? — An overview and a discussion on perspectives. Science of The Total Environment 514, 467-491. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969715001564

Wu S, Wallace S, Brix H, Kuschk P, Kirui WK, Masi F and Dong R (2015) Treatment of industrial effluents in constructed wetlands: Challenges, operational strategies and overall performance. Environmental Pollution 201, 107-120. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749115001281

Abideen Z, Koyro H-W, Huchzermeyer B, Ahmed MZ, Gul B and Khan MA (2014) Moderate salinity stimulates growth and photosynthesis of Phragmites karka by water relations and tissue specific ion regulation. Environmental and Experimental Botany 105, 70-76. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0098847214001051

Abideen Z, Koyro H-W, Huchzermeyer B, Ahmed MZ, Gul B and Khan MA (2014) Moderate salinity stimulates growth and photosynthesis of Phragmites karka by water relations and tissue specific ion regulation. Environmental and experimental botany., 105. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envexpbot.2014.04.009

Asolekar SR, Kalbar PP, Chaturvedi MKM and Maillacheruvu KY (2014) 4.10 - Rejuvenation of Rivers and Lakes in India: Balancing Societal Priorities with Technological Possibilities A2 - Ahuja, Satinder. In Comprehensive Water Quality and Purification (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 181-229. (Elsevier: Waltham). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B978012382182900075X

Baskin CC and Baskin JM (2014) Chapter 11 - Germination Ecology of Plants with Specialized Life Cycles and/or Habitats. In Seeds (Second Edition) (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 869-1004. (Academic Press: San Diego). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124166776000111

Basumatary SK, Bera SK, Sangma SN and Marak G (2014) Modern pollen deposition in relation to vegetation and climate of Balpakram valley, Meghalaya, northeast India: Implications for Indo-Burma palaeoecological contexts. Quaternary International 325, 30-40. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618213006174

Bhatia M and Goyal D (2014) Analyzing remediation potential of wastewater through wetland plants: A review. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy 33, 9-27. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ep.11822

Costa K, Russell J, Konecky B and Lamb H (2014) Isotopic reconstruction of the African Humid Period and Congo Air Boundary migration at Lake Tana, Ethiopia. Quaternary Science Reviews 83, 58-67. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277379113004319

Eid EM, Shaltout KH and Al-Sodany YM (2014) Decomposition dynamics of Phragmites australis litter in Lake Burullus, Egypt. Plant Species Biology 29, 47-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-1984.2012.00389.x

Grenfell MC, Nicholas AP and Aalto R (2014) Mediative adjustment of river dynamics: The role of chute channels in tropical sand-bed meandering rivers. Sedimentary Geology 301, 93-106. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0037073813001310

Huang L, Bai J, Xiao R, Shi J and Gao H (2014) The soil nitrogen dynamics in an inland salt marsh as affected by various experimental water levels. Hydrological Processes 28, 4708-4717. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hyp.9965

Moinuddin M, Gulzar S, Ahmed MZ, Gul B, Koyro H-W and Khan MA (2014) Excreting and non-excreting grasses exhibit different salt resistance strategies. AoB Plants 6, plu038-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/6/0/plu038

Pandey S, Scharf BW and Mohanti M (2014) Palynological studies on mangrove ecosystem of the Chilka Lagoon, east coast of India during the last 4165 yrs BP. Quaternary International 325, 126-135. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618213006794

Panta S, Flowers T, Lane P, Doyle R, Haros G and Shabala S (2014) Halophyte agriculture: Success stories. Environmental and Experimental Botany 107, 71-83. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0098847214001221

Panuccio MR, Jacobsen SE, Akhtar SS and Muscolo A (2014) Effect of saline water on seed germination and early seedling growth of the halophyte quinoa. AoB Plants 6, plu047-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/6/0/plu047

Shil S, Dutta Choudhury M and Das S (2014) Indigenous knowledge of medicinal plants used by the Reang tribe of Tripura state of India. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 152, 135-141. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874113009197

Sornprasert R and Aroonsrimorakot S (2014) Utilization of Vetiveria Zizaniodes (L.) Nash Leaves in Ganoderma Lucidum Cultivated. APCBEE Procedia 8, 47-52. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212670814000797

Stefanakis A, Akratos CS and Tsihrintzis VA (2014) Chapter 6 - Domestic/Municipal Wastewater Treatment with VFCWs. In Vertical Flow Constructed Wetlands (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 85-144. (Elsevier: Boston). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124046122000064

Vymazal J (2014) Constructed wetlands for treatment of industrial wastewaters: A review. Ecological Engineering 73, 724-751. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857414004455

Zhang DQ, Jinadasa KBSN, Gersberg RM, Liu Y, Ng WJ and Tan SK (2014) Application of constructed wetlands for wastewater treatment in developing countries – A review of recent developments (2000–2013). Journal of Environmental Management 141, 116-131. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301479714001509

Basumatary SK, Dixit S, Bera SK and Mehrotra RC (2013) Modern pollen assemblages of surface samples from Cherrapunjee and its adjoining areas, Meghalaya, northeast India. Quaternary International 298, 68-79. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618212033320

Bilal S, Rais M, Anwar M, Hussain I, Sharif M and Kabeer B (2013) Habitat association of Little Grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis) at Kallar Kahar Lake, Pakistan. Journal of King Saud University - Science 25, 267-270. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1018364713000256

Fike JH, Parrish DJ and Fike WB (2013) Sustainable Cellulosic Grass Crop Production. In Biofuel Crop Sustainability (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 109-164. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118635797.ch4

Kalbar PP, Karmakar S and Asolekar SR (2013) Assessment of wastewater treatment technologies: life cycle approach. Water and Environment Journal 27, 261-268. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/wej.12006

Khalil HA, Tehrani M, Davoudpour Y, Bhat A, Jawaid M and Hassan A (2013) Natural fiber reinforced poly(vinyl chloride) composites: A review. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 32, 330-356. http://jrp.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/32/5/330

Kiviat E (2013) Ecosystem services of Phragmites in North America with emphasis on habitat functions. AoB Plants 5, plt008-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/5/0/plt008

Lemus R (2013) Nutrient Management in Biofuel Crop Production. In Biofuel Crop Sustainability (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 301-324. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118635797.ch9

Uddin MS, de Ruyter van Steveninck E, Stuip M and Shah MAR (2013) Economic valuation of provisioning and cultural services of a protected mangrove ecosystem: A case study on Sundarbans Reserve Forest, Bangladesh. Ecosystem Services 5, 88-93. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212041613000491

Vymazal J (2013) Emergent plants used in free water surface constructed wetlands: A review. Ecological Engineering 61, Part B, 582-592. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857413002243

Yoon JW, Shin HT and Yi MH (2013) Distribution of Vascular Plants in the Ulleung Forest Trail Area, Korea. Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity 6, 1-30. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2287884X14600017

Zehra A, Shaikh F, Ansari R, Gul B and Khan MA (2013) Effect of ascorbic acid on seed germination of three halophytic grass species under saline conditions. Grass and Forage Science 68, 339-344. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2494.2012.00899.x

Deka BK and Maji TK (2012) Effect of silica nanopowder on the properties of wood flour/polymer composite. Polymer Engineering & Science 52, 1516-1523. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pen.23097

Eid EM, Shaltout KH and Al-Sodany YM (2012) Decomposition dynamics of Phragmites australis litter in Lake Burullus, Egypt. Plant Species Biology, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-1984.2012.00389.x

Lambertini C, Mendelssohn IA, Gustafsson MHG, Olesen B, RIIS T, Sorrell BK and Brix H (2012) Tracing the origin of Gulf Coast Phragmites (Poaceae): A story of long-distance dispersal and hybridization. Am. J. Botany 99, 538-551. http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/content/abstract/99/3/538

Lambertini C, Sorrell BK, Riis T, Olesen B and Brix H (2012) Exploring the borders of European Phragmites within a cosmopolitan genus. AoB Plants 2012, pls020-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/2012/0/pls020

Li Z, Saito Y, Mao L, Tamura T, Song B, Zhang Y, Lu A, Sieng S and Li J (2012) Mid-Holocene mangrove succession and its response to sea-level change in the upper Mekong River delta, Cambodia. Quaternary Research 78, 386-399. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0033589412000816

Proske U and Haberle SG (2012) Island ecosystem and biodiversity dynamics in northeastern Australia during the Holocene: Unravelling short-term impacts and long-term drivers. The Holocene 22, 1097-1111. http://hol.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/22/10/1097

Saltonstall K and Lambertini C (2012) The value of repetitive sequences in chloroplast DNA for phylogeographic inference: A comment on Vachon & Freeland 2011. Molecular Ecology Resources 12, 581-585. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1755-0998.2012.03146.x

Yang F, Liu W-W, Wang J, Liao L and Wang Y (2012) Riparian vegetation’s responses to the new hydrological regimes from the Three Gorges Project: Clues to revegetation in reservoir water-level-fluctuation zone. Acta Ecologica Sinica 32, 89-98. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1872203212000091

Zehra A, Gul B, Ansari R and Khan MA (2012) Role of calcium in alleviating effect of salinity on germination of Phragmites karka seeds. South African Journal of Botany 78, 122-128. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254629911000913

Zehra A, Gul B, Ansari R and Khan MA (2012) Role of calcium in alleviating effect of salinity on germination of Phragmites karka seeds. South African journal of botany., 78. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sajb.2011.05.016

Zehra A, Shaikh F, Ansari R, Gul B and Khan MA (2012) Effect of ascorbic acid on seed germination of three halophytic grass species under saline conditions. Grass and Forage Science, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2494.2012.00899.x

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Phragmites karka: 126; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Khalil HA, Tehrani M, Davoudpour Y, Bhat A, Jawaid M, Hassan A (2013) Natural fiber reinforced poly(vinyl chloride) composites: A review. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 32, 330-56. http://jrp.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/32/5/330

Kiviat E (2013) Ecosystem services of Phragmites in North America with emphasis on habitat functions. AoB Plants 5, plt008-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/5/0/plt008

Deka BK, Maji TK (2012) Effect of nanoclay and ZnO on the physical and chemical properties of wood polymer nanocomposite. Journal of Applied Polymer Science 124, 2919-29. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/app.35314

Deka BK, Maji TK (2012) Effect of silica nanopowder on the properties of wood flour/polymer composite. Polymer Engineering & Science 52, 1516-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pen.23097

Eid EM, Shaltout KH, Al-Sodany YM (2012) Decomposition dynamics of Phragmites australis litter in Lake Burullus, Egypt. Plant Species Biology, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-1984.2012.00389.x

Grenfell M, Aalto R, Nicholas A (2012) Chute channel dynamics in large, sand-bed meandering rivers. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 37, 315-31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/esp.2257

Lambertini C, Mendelssohn IA, Gustafsson MHG, Olesen B, RIIS T, Sorrell BK, Brix H (2012) Tracing the origin of Gulf Coast Phragmites (Poaceae): A story of long-distance dispersal and hybridization. Am. J. Botany 99, 538-51. http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/content/abstract/99/3/538

Lambertini C, Sorrell BK, Riis T, Olesen B, Brix H (2012) Exploring the borders of European Phragmites within a cosmopolitan genus. AoB Plants 2012, pls020-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/2012/0/pls020

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