The look-up table LUT_GROWTH_FORM from AusPlots Rangelands.
This term broadly describes the form or shape of individual plants (e.g. tree, shrub) or Australian broad floristic land cover types (e.g. native vegetation such as mallee, chenopod shrub; or non-native vegetation such as wheat fields, orchards).
White, A, Sparrow, B., Leitch, E., Foulkes, J., Flitton, R., Lowe, A.J., Caddy-Retalic, S. (2012). AusPlots Rangelands Survey Protocols Manual. Version 1.2.9 page 36. Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network and The University of Adelaide Press. https://doi.org/10.25901/5f2ca309cc9c2
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