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Antonyms for calcicolous

growing or living in soil rich in lime


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Strom L (1997) Root exudation of organic acids: importance to nutrient availability and the calcifuge and calcicole behavior of plants.
This physiological terminology refers only to Ca metabolism and is different from the geobotanical label calcicole, which refers to the flora observed on calcareous soils.
Misra A, Tyler G (1999) 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.