Table 2: Plant characteristics for June sampling reported as mean and standard errors.

SitePlantRoot biomass (gDW plant−1)Aboveground biomass (gDW plant−1)C : N for aboveground biomass

RiceJuncus235 (72)A142 (23)A54.6 (11.8)A
Peltandra193 (49)A53 (21)B18.9 (1.8)B
Typha41 (6)B74 (7)B27.4 (3.5)B

JamesJuncus238 (39)A127 (70)A36.4 (7.2)A
Peltandra372 (60)A54 (12)B25.1 (2.6)B
Typha32 (10)B68 (8)B24.2 (2.2)B

Two-factor ANOVA revealed significant differences across plant species, reported using uppercase letters, but no differences across sites.