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Table 4 Magnitude and statistical significance of Pearson correlations between hydraulic and leaf traits of 13 karst woody species in southwestern China

From: Do karst woody plants control xylem tension to avoid substantial xylem cavitation in the wet season?

Trait Ψ min P n g s K l Ψ 50 K lnoon Loss F v /F m Margin
Ψ min 1         
P n −0.229 1        
g s −0.621* 0.704** 1       
K l −0.815* 0.422 0.666* 1      
Ψ 50 −0.452 0.000 0.075 0.414 1     
Kl noon −0.040 0.350 0.513 0.333 −0.237 1    
Loss −0.654* −0.067 0.136 0.505 0.804** −0.519 1   
F v /F m 0.125 −0.046 −0.412 − 0.247 −0.032 − 0.568* 0.168 1  
Margin 0.591* −0.055 −0.187 − 0.541 −0.984** 0.216 −0.853** 0.063 1
  1. * P < 0.05, ** P < 0.01, *** P < 0.001. Trait abbreviations and units as in Table 2