Adansonia digitata and Adansonia gregorii fruit shells serve as a protection against high temperatures experienced during wildfires
The thick and woody shell of the fruit of Adansonia species cannot be explained solely by adaptation to zoochory or hydrochory. Since the trunks of Adansonia possess a thick and fire-resistant bark and wildfires ...
Botanical Studies 2018 59:7
Published on: 17 February 2018