Egli S, Kälin I (1991) Root window technique for in vivo observation of ectomycorrhiza on forest trees. Methods in Microbiology, 23: 423-433.


mycorrhiza, microbiology and mycorrhizae, Methods: laboratory study, laboratory study


The root window - a sheet of glass inserted against a vertical soil profile - permits long-term observation of individual mycorrhizae growing on a living tree and of morphological changes in the fine roots and mycorrhizae themselves.

LWF Classification

Network: LWF, Category: ISI,