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Investigation and evaluation of native plant resources in Loess Plateau of Gansu Province

Proceedings International Conference on Farming Systems on the Loess Plateau of China: 246-250
Investigation and evaluation of native plant resources in Loess Plateau of Gansu Province
315 native plants species belonging to 52 families and 188 genera were collected in the hills and valleys of the Loess Plateau in Gansu Province in 1983-88. The dominant families were the Poaceae, Asteraceae, Fabaceae, Rosaceae and Chenopodiaceae which formed up to 51.7% of the total species. The species showing the widest distribution included Stipa bungeana, Artemisia giraldii, A. gmelinii, A. capillaris, Bothriochloa ischaemum, Cleistogenes squarrosa, Lespedeza dahurica and L. potaninii.

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