calcicole


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calcicole

[′kal·sə‚kōl]
(botany)
Requiring soil rich in calcium carbonate for optimum growth.
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Influence of soil moisture on soil solution chemistry and concentrations of minerals in the calcicoles Phleum phleoides and Veronica spicata grown on a limestone soil.
1980a--Essai de synthese phytosocioloque sur les hetraies collineennes calcicoles du domaine atlantique francais--Doc.