Plant Photosynthesis (Net CO2 Exchange Rate) Responses
to Atmospheric CO2 Enrichment

C

   300 ppm   600 ppm   900 ppm 
Plant Name  Number of
Studies 
 Arithmetic
Mean 
 Standard
Error 
 Number of
Studies 
 Arithmetic
Mean 
 Standard
Error 
 Number of
Studies 
 Arithmetic
Mean 
 Standard
Error 
Cacao [Theobroma cacao] 132%0%        
Cactus, Tree [Stenocereus queretaroensis] 130%0%        
Cajanus cajan [Pigeonpea] 3115%25.5%        
Calamagrostis epigeios [Chee Reedgrass] 127%0%        
Calamondin [Citrus madurensis] 2195%74.2%        
Calluna vulgaris [Heather] 20114.5%48.5%        
Calophyllum longifolium [Tropical Tree] 1-15%0%        
Caloplaxa trachyphylla [Lichen] 138%0% 1115%0%    
Camissonia brevipes [Yellow Cups]     239.5%3.9%    
Camphorweed [Heterotheca subaxillaris] 117%0%        
Canary Grass [Phalaris arundinacea] 3229.6%2%        
Candle Anemone [Anemone cylindrica] 357.3%18.5%        
Canola [Brassica napus] 1263.5%20.1%        
Cantaloupe [Cucumis melo] 456.8%0.7% 397.3%3.1% 3134%6.6%
Capsicum annuum [Bell Pepper] 538.4%9.5% 3295.7%77.8% 143%0%
Carex bigelowii [Bigelow's Sedge] 10%0%        
Carex curvula dominated alpine grassland 266.5%15.2%        
Carex flacca [Heath Sedge] 155%0%        
Carex paleacea [Chaffy Sedge] 134%0%        
Carica papaya [Papaya]            
Cariniana legalis [Jequitiba Tree] 239.5%11%        
Carob [Ceratonia siliqua] 640.5%7.5%        
Carpinus betulus [European Hornbeam] 414.8%6.4%        
Carrizo citrange [Citrus sinensis x Poncirus trifoliata] 276.5%9.5%        
Carthamus tinctorius [Safflower]     127%0%    
Carya glabra Sweet [Pignut Hickory] 357.3%22.8%        
Carya ovata [Shagbark Hickory] 135%0%        
Cassava [Manihot esculenta Crantz] 27%34.6%        
Castanea sativa [Sweet Chesnut] 266.5%37.8%        
Castanopsis hystrix [Chinkapin] 257%3.5%        
Castor Aralia [Kalopanax septemlobus] 163%0%        
Cecropia longipes 117%0%        
Cenchrus ciliaris 131%0%        
Centella [Centella asiatica] 133%0%        
Centella asiatica [Centella] 133%0%        
Ceratonia siliqua [Carob] 640.5%7.5%        
Cercis canadensis [Eastern Redbud] 3127.3%48%        
Chairmaker's Bulrush [Schoenoplectus americanus] 127%0%        
Chamaenerion angustifolium [Narrowleaved Fireweed] 196%0%        
Channelled Wrack [Pelvetia canaliculata] 157%0%        
Cheatgrass [Bromus tectorum] 156%0%        
Chenopodium quinoa [Quinoa] 393%21.2%        
Chenopodium album [Lambsquarters] 643.3%8.9%        
Cherry, Black [Prunus serotina] 363.7%5.7%        
Cherry, Sweet [Prunus avium] 138%0%        
Chesnut, Sweet [Castanea sativa] 266.5%37.8%        
Chinese Fever Vine [Paederia scandens] 13%0%        
Chinese Lyme-grass [Leymus chinensis] 566.8%27.5%        
Chinese Red Pine [Pinus tabulaeformis] 459%7.7%        
Chinese Seabuckthorn [Hippophae gyantsensis] 1153%0%        
Chinese Woad [Isatis indigotica] 345.3%7.4%        
Chinkapin [Castanopsis hystrix] 257%3.5%        
Cinquefoil, Alpine [Potentilla crantzii] 125%0%        
Cirsium arvense [Canadian Thistle] 456.5%8%        
Cistus [Cistus salviifolius] 153%0%        
Cistus salviifolius [Cistus] 153%0%        
Citrus aurantium [Sour Orange] 12111.6%15.3% 1210%0%    
Citrus madurensis [Calamondin] 2195%74.2%        
Citrus paradisi Macfad. budded to Citrus paradisi Blanco (Cleopatra mandarin) rootstock [Marsh Grapefruit] 260%4.9%        
Citrus paradisi Macfad. budded to Citrus paradisi (L.) Raf. rootstock [Marsh Grapefruit] 270%14.1%        
Citrus reticulata [Mandarin Orange] 245.5%8.8%        
Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck budded to Citrus sinensis Blanco (Cleopatra manderin) rootstock [Washington Naval Orange] 252.5%10.3%        
Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck budded to Citrus sinensis (L.) Raf. rootstock [Washington Naval Orange] 243.5%8.1%        
Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck x Citrus sinensis Blanco (Cleoplatra manderin) [Valencia Orange] 242.5%15.9%        
Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck x Citrus sinensis (L.) Raf. [Valencia Orange] 254.5%5.3%        
Citrus sinensis [Sweet Orange] 257%4.9%        
Citrus sinensis x poncirus trifoliata [Carrizo Citrange] 276.5%9.5%        
Cladonia rangiferina (L.) Wigg. [Fruticose Lichen] 131%0% 155%0%    
Claoxylon sandwicense [Po'ola] 3100%12.5% 1130%0%    
Climbing Nightshade [Solanum dulcamara] 628.8%3.1%        
Clover, Subterranean [Trifolium subterraneum] 119%0%        
Clover, White [Trifolium repens] 2249.4%7.4%        
Coastal Scrub Wattle [Acacia minuta] 121%0%        
Cocklebur, Rough [Xanthium strumarium] 430.8%12.9% 162%0%    
Codlins and Cream [Epilobium hirsutum] 162%0%        
Coffea arabica [Coffee] 877%9.3%        
Coffea canephora [Coffee, Robusta] 146%0%        
Coffea arabusta [Coffee] 2271%65.1% 6265.7%206.9%    
Coffee [Coffea arabica] 877%9.3%        
Coffee, Robusta [Coffea canephora] 146%0%        
Coffee [Coffea arabusta] 2271%65.1% 6265.7%206.9%    
Collema furfuraceum [Jelly Lichen] 142%0%        
Common Cattail [Typha latifolia] 11%0%        
Common Name TEst [Scientific name test] 192%0%        
Common Seabuckthorn [Hippophae rhamnoides] 158%0%        
Common Sorrel [Rumex acetosa] 153%0%        
Conebush, Dune [Leucadendron coniferum 238%14.1%        
Conebush, Golden [Leucadendron laureolum] 228.5%5.3%        
Conebush, Limestone [Leucadendron meridianum] 218%10.6%        
Conebush, Sickle-leaf [Leucadendron xanthoconus 259%9.9%        
Coolibah Tree [Eucalyptus microtheca 157%0% 1115%0%    
Cordgrass, Common [Spartina anglica] 133%0%        
Cordgrass, Saltmeadow [Spartina patens]            
Cordgrass, Smooth [Spartina alterniflora] 119%0%        
Cordia alliodora [Spanish Elm] 141%0%        
Corn [Zea mays] 2723.6%9.1%        
Corynocarpus laevigatus [Karaka Nut] 179%0%        
Cotton [Gossypium hirsutum] 2044.2%5.2% 1111%0%    
Cottonwood, Eastern [Populus deltoides] 932.6%6.6%     7121.6%20.4%
Cottonwood, Fremont's [Populus fremontii] 330.7%15.9%        
Couch Grass [Agropyron repens] 342%18.5%        
Couch Grass [Elymus repens] 1176%0%        
Crabgrass, Hairy [Digitaria sanguinalis] 375.3%32.7%        
Creeping Daisy [Wedelia trilobata] 274%1.4%        
Creosote Bush [Larrea tridentata] 10103.6%24.4%        
Cress, Mouse Ear [Arabidopsis thaliana] 1054.4%15.4% 2163%46.7%    
Crocosphaera watsonii [Diazotrophic Cyanobacterium] 271%38.2%        
Croton urucurana [Dragons Blood Tree] 247%17.7%        
Cucumber, Garden [Cucumis sativus] 5112.2%68.6%     273%9.2%
Cucumis melo [Cantaloupe] 456.8%0.7% 397.3%3.1% 3134%6.6%
Cucumis sativus [Garden Cucumber] 5112.2%68.6%     273%9.2%
Cucurbita pepo [Zucchini] 234%6.4%        
Cups, Yellow [Camissonia brevipes]     239.5%3.9%    
Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii [Freshwater Cyanobacterium]     254%12.7%    
Cyperus esculentus [Yellow Nutsedge] 1-26%0%        
Cyperus rotundus [Purple Nutsedge] 16%0%        
Cyprus, Bald [Taxodium distichum] 795.1%26.9%        

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