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Inglese, P; Liguori, G; de la Barrera, E

Ecophysiology and reproductive biology of cultivated cacti Book Chapter

Inglese, P; Mondragón, C; Nefzaoui, A; Sáenz, C (Ed.): Chapter 4, pp. 29-41, FAO & ICARDA, 2017.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: climate change, food security, fruit, gas exchange, opuntia, reproductive ecophysiology


de la Barrera, E; Pimienta-Barrios, E; Schondube, J E

Reproductive ecophysiology Book Chapter

de la Barrera, E; Smith, W K (Ed.): Perspectives in Biophysical Plant Ecophysiology: A Tribute to Park S. Nobel, pp. 301-335, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2009.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: establishment, evolution, flower, fruit, nectar, pollinator, reproductive ecophysiology, seed


de la Barrera, E; Nobel, P S

Carbon and water relations for developing fruits of Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Miller, including effects of drought and gibberellic acid Journal Article

Journal of Experimental Botany, 55 (397), pp. 719-729, 2004.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: abscisic acid, cactus, CAM, carbon, drought, fruit, gibberellic acid, opuntia, photosynthesis, water

de la Barrera, E; Nobel, P S

Nectar: properties, floral aspects, and speculations on origin Journal Article

Trends in Plant Science, 9 (2), pp. 65-69, 2004.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: evolution, Ferocactus, flower, fruit, nectar, opuntia, phloem, pollinator, sugar, water


Nobel, P S; de la Barrera, E

Tolerances and acclimation to low and high temperatures for cladodes, fruits and roots of a widely cultivated cactus, Opuntia ficus-indica Journal Article

New Phytologist, 157 , pp. 271-279, 2003.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: acclimation, cactus, climate, fruit, opuntia, prickly pear, root, sugar, temperature, tolerance


Nobel, P S; de la Barrera, E; Beilman, D W; Doherty, J H; Zutta, B R

Temperature limitations for cultivation of edible cacti in California Journal Article

Madroño, 49 (4), pp. 228-236, 2002.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: agriculture, cactus, CAM, CO2, cultivation, fruit, Hylocereus, opuntia, temperature

Nobel, P S; de la Barrera, E

High temperature and net CO2 uptake, growth, and stem damage for the hemiepiphytic cactus Hylocereus undatus Journal Article

Biotropica, 34 (2), pp. 225-231, 2002.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: acclimation, cactus, CAM, desert, fruit, Hylocereus, necrosis, neutral red, pitahaya, root, temperature, tropical forest


Nobel, P S; de la Barrera, E

Carbon and water balances for young fruits of platyopuntias Journal Article

Physiologia Plantarum, 109 (2), pp. 160-166, 2000.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: cactus, CAM, ecophysiology, fruit, opuntia, phloem