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and increased number of seed germinating were observed when cork granulate was used as the top coating. More Understanding/Teaching about Landscape Diversity Needed Problems from low genetic diversity (the Irish potato famine) and biodiversity (dutch

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Jennifer M. Bousselot, James E. Klett, and Ronda D. Koski

). Therefore, it would be ideal to avoid potential future issues on extensive green roofs by diversifying plant selection. Enhancing plant species biodiversity can make extensive green roofs attractive to regionally native arthropod and avian species ( Wolf and

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Tim D. Davis, Eric M. Bost, and Carmen N. Byce

sustainable production and for preserving biodiversity. The country is relatively rich in biodiversity and although beyond the scope of this paper, Myanmar could be a valuable source of germplasm for ornamental horticulture. A serious constraint to

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William G. Hembree, Thomas G. Ranney, Nathan P. Lynch, and Brian E. Jackson

(sometimes coupled with hybridization) can lead to reproductive isolation, genomic rearrangements, enzymatic multiplicity, epigenetic changes, and novel phenotypes that contribute to biodiversity and speciation ( Adams and Wendel, 2005 ; Chen and Ni, 2006

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Michael A. Schnelle

stands in forest understories have inhibited indigenous herbaceous shrub and tree regeneration. This, in turn, has led to less biodiversity and enhanced fuel loads ( Oswald et al., 2017 ). Limitations such as salt intolerance ( Paudel and Battaglia, 2015

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Hayk Khachatryan and Alicia Rihn

., 2007 ). Environmental benefits of pollinator services include increased biodiversity, abundance of wild flowers and trees, bird food availability, ecosystem services (such as pest population reduction), soil protection, water quality (runoff mitigation

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Melinda Knuth, Bridget K. Behe, Charles R. Hall, Patricia T. Huddleston, and R. Thomas Fernandez

Active cluster appreciated more landscape biodiversity like “diversifiers” in Harris et al. (2013) . Urban biodiversity through gardens and landscapes can provide ecosystem resilience and other services for better environmental health ( Colding, 2007

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Kynda R. Curtis, Tatiana Drugova, Trevor Knudsen, Jennifer Reeve, and Ruby Ward

. We examine whether self-reported importance of selected sustainability attributes when purchasing peaches—water wise, reduced pesticide, biodiversity friendly, reduced fertilizer/nitrogen, locally produced, and organic—affects farmers’ market shoppers

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Federica Larcher and Valentina Scariot

biodiversity in agricultural landscapes and the adoption of biodiversity-based practices have been proposed as ways of improving the sustainability of agricultural production through greater reliance on ecological goods and services with less damaging effects

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Juan Guillermo Cruz-Castillo, Juan Ángel Tinoco-Rueda, and Franco Famiani

in Mexico had a greater range as compared with that indicated by Sánchez-Pérez (1999) , who established the presence of P. schiedeana primarily in the states of Veracruz and Tabasco. With the system of global biodiversity information facility