Dry Weight (Biomass) References
Asclepias syriaca L. [Common Milkweed]

Hughes, L. and Bazzaz, F.A. 1997. Effects of elevated CO2 on interactions between the western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) and the common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca. Oecologia 109: 286-290.

Vannette, R.L. and Hunter, M.D. 2011. Genetic variation in expression of defense phenotype may mediate evolutionary adaptation of Asclepias syriaca to elevated CO2. Global Change Biology 17: 1277-1288.

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