"Plant Nectar" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Sugar-rich liquid produced in plant glands called nectaries. It is either produced in flowers or other plant structures, providing a source of attraction for pollinating insects and animals, as well as being a nutrient source to animal mutualists which provide protection of plants against herbivores.
- Plant Nectar
- Nectar, Plant
- Nectars, Plant
- Plant Nectars
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Plant Nectar" by people in Profiles.
Sodium-enriched floral nectar increases pollinator visitation rate and diversity. Biol Lett. 2022 03; 18(3):20220016.