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Faculty & Research

George S. Ellmore
Associate Professor
Draupner Ring Scholar

Experimental Plant Anatomy and Morphology


Ellmore, G.S., A. Zanne, and C.M. Orians. 2005. Structural determinants of environmental versatility in trees. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. in press.

Orians, C.O., M. van Vuuren, N.L. Harris, B.A. Babst, and G.S. Ellmore. Differential sectoriality in long-distance transport in temperate tree species: evidence from dye flow, 15-N transport, and vessel element pitting. Trees structure and function 18: 501-509.

Ellmore, G.S. Garlic: botany and anatomy. American Herbal Pharmacopeia. in press

Ellmore, G.S. 2001. Root growth, function, and economic importance. In Plant Sciences,
Volume 4. Macmillan. pp. 29-35.

Ellmore, G.S., Eric Milano, and Ross S. Feldberg. 2000. Navigating the clove: mapping bioactive compounds in garlic (Allium sativum). AHPA International Garlic Symposium - 2000.

Swagel, E., A.V.H. Bernhard, and G.S. Ellmore. 1997. Substrate water potential constraints on germination of the strangler fig Ficus aurea (Moraceae). American Journal of Botany 84: 716- 722.

Casado, C.M., and G.S. Ellmore. 1995. Allelopathic effects of Lantana camara (Verbenaceae) on morning glory (Ipomoea tricolor). Rhodora. 97: 264-274.

Ellmore, G.S., and R.S. Feldberg. 1994. Alliin lyase localization in bundle sheaths of the garlic clove (Allium sativum). American Journal of Botany. 81: 89-94.

Blowers, A.D., U. Klein, G.S.Ellmore, and L. Bogorad. 1993. Functional in vivo analyses of the 3'-flanking sequences of the Chlamydomonas chloroplast rbcL and psaB genes. Mol Gen. Genet. 238: 339-349.

Ellmore, G.S., W.E. Phair, C. Gill, and D. Skinner. 1991. Fluid delivery in injected ring-porous trees. In: Second Symp on Systemic Chemical Treatments in Tree Culture. MSU , pp 32-42.

Blowers, A.D., G.S. Ellmore, U. Klein, and L. Bogorad. 1990. Transcriptional analysis of endogenous and foreign genes in chloroplast transformants of Chlamydomonas. Plant Cell 2: 1059-1070.

DeMason, D.A., J.I. Stillman, and G.S. Ellmore. 1989. Acid phosphatase localization in seedling tissues of the palms Phoenixdactylifera andWashingtoniafilifera, and its relevance to controls of germination. Canadian Journal of Botany 67: 1103-1110.

Ellmore, G.S., W.E. Phair, C. Gill, and D. Skinner. 1988. Fluid delivery in injected ring-porous trees. Journal of Arboriculture. 14: 233-239.

Stegmann, E.W., R.B. Primack, and G.S. Ellmore. 1988. Absorption of nutrient exudates from terrapin eggs by roots of Ammophilabreviligulata (Gramineae). Canadian. J. Botany 66: 714- 718.

Ellmore, G.S. and W.E. Phair. 1987. Status of elm preservation in New England. Rhodora. 89: 27-33.

Ellmore, G.S. and F.W. Ewers. 1986. Fluid flow in the outermost xylem increment of a ring- porous tree, Ulmus americana. American Journal of Botany 73: 1771-1779.

Dobberteen, R.A., and G.S.Ellmore. 1986. Embryonic expression of shell dimorphism in Margarites vorticifera (Dall) Malacological Review. 19: 45-52.

Ellmore, G.S., and F. Ewers. 1985. Hydraulic conductivity in trunk xylem of elm, Ulmus americana. IAWA Bulletin n.s. 6: 303-307.

Phair, W.E., and G.S. Ellmore. 1984. Improved trunk injection for control of Dutch elm disease. Journal of Arboriculture. 10: 273-278.

Ellmore, G.S., S.C. Lee, and N.H. Nickerson. 1983. Plasticity expressed by root ground tissues of Rhizophora mangle L. (Red Mangrove). Rhodora 85: 397-404.

Ellmore, G.S. 1982. The organization and plasticity of plant roots. Proc. Scanning Electron Microscopy 1982: 1083-1102.

Ellmore, G.S. 1981. Root dimorphism in Ludwigia peploides: development of two root types from similar primordia. Botanical Gazette 142: 525-533

Ellmore, G.S. 1981. Root dimorphism in Ludwigia peploides (Onagraceae): structure and gas content of mature roots. American Journal of Botany 68: 557-568.

Ellmore, G.S., R. Strand, and W.M. Laetsch. 1980. Behavior in tissue culture of nitrogen-fixing root nodules of Ceanothus intergerrimus. Canadian Journal of Botany 58: 1121-1128.

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