Reversible variations in volume, pressure, and movements of sap in trees by MacDougal, Daniel Trembly

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Statementby D. T. MacDougal.
SeriesCarnegie Institution of Washington publication, no. 365
LC ClassificationsQK871 .M3
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Paginationiii, 90 p.
Number of Pages90
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Washington, Carnegie Institution of Washington, (OCoLC) Hartig, R. Hartig, Über die periodischen Schwankungen des Wassergehaltes der Bäume Allg. Forst- u. Jagdztg () Mac Dougal, D.T. Mac Dougal, Reversible variations in volume, pressure, and movements of sap in trees () Carnegie Institution Publication No.

Cited by: 1. MacDougal, D. T.: Reversible variations in volume, pressure and movements of sap in trees. Publ. Carn. Inst. The mechanism of root pressure and its relation to sap slow. Amer. J Bot.8 ().

Pfeffer, W.: Osmotische F. u.E. Bersa; Reversible Viskositätserhöhung des Cytoplasmas unter der Einwirkung des electrischen Stromes Cited by:   The main conclusion of this study is that the sap in the trunks of trees is in a pressurized situation. It demonstrates, then, that when the pressure is positive in the conduits of the xylem as.

() Reversible variation in volume, pressure and movements of sap in trees. Carnegie Institution of Washington,p ↵. Stem diameter variations as a versatile research tool in ecophysiology Tom De Swaef. originating from reversible shrinkage and swelling of dead and living tissues, and irreversible growth.

Detailed analysis of double girdling effects on stem diameter variations and sap flow in young oak by:   Introduction. Nocturnal sap flow (Q n) is the night-time movement of fluid within the sapwood of a plant's root, stem or branch.Q n has largely been regarded as insignificant and most sap flow research has not unreasonably focused on day-time patterns.

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The hydraulic characteristics of the sap pathway were experimentally altered with different methods to alter plant transpiration (E plant) and. Movement of phloem sap from a source to a sink may translocate sugars from the breakdown of stored starch in a root up to developing shoots.

occurs through the apoplast of sieve-tube elements. depends on pumping water into sieve tubes at the source. results mainly from diffusion.

depends on tension, or negative pressure potential. Movement of molecules from high concentration to low concentration without semi-permeable membrane.

Slow process but this source-sink relationship is reversible depending upon the season. Therefore, phloem transport is bi-directional. Osmotic pressure builds phloem sap. Trees grow tall where resources are abundant, stresses are minor, and competition for light places a premium on height growth1,2.

The height to which trees can grow and the biophysical. Trees grow tall where resources are abundant, stresses are minor, and competition for light places a premium on height growth1,2. The height to which trees can grow and the biophysical Cited by:   Here they measured in situ sap viscosity and phloem pressure in a morning glory plant partly defoliated and also the red oak tree to show its phloem characteristics, by great increase of sieve tubes conductivity, is still in accordance with the Munch model, a matter of debate for long distance sap flow movement in by: Chapter 36 Transport in Vascular Plants Lecture Outline.

Overview: Pathways for Survival the movement of a fluid driven by pressure. The difference in hydrostatic pressure drives phloem sap from the source to the sink. Pressure flow in a sieve tube drives the bulk flow of phloem sap. Solute potential: In this example with a semipermeable membrane between two aqueous systems, water will move from a region of higher to lower water potential until equilibrium is s (Ψ s), pressure (Ψ p), and gravity (Ψ g) influence total water potential for each side of the tube (Ψ total right or left) and, therefore, the difference between Ψ total on each side (Δ).

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Maple syrup is a syrup usually made from the xylem sap of sugar maple, red maple, or black maple trees, although it can also be made from other maple species.

In cold climates, these trees store starch in their trunks and roots before winter; the starch is then converted to sugar that rises in the sap in late winter and early spring. Maple trees are tapped by drilling holes into their trunks Main ingredients: Xylem sap (usually from sugar.

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The upward movement of water in plants occurs in the xylem, which, in the larger roots, trunks, and branches of trees and shrubs, is identical with the wood. In the trunks or larger branches of most kinds of trees, however, sap movement is restricted to a few of the outermost annual layers of wood.

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The range of pipes nominal pressure generally used for the gravity fed system are given in table 1.Sap composition. Most tapped palm trees (Table 2) give a sap very rich in sugar (10 to 20% according to species and individual variation) whereas the maple tree, tapped for sugar production in North America gives a sap containing only 3% of sugar (Annett ).

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