Welcome to the PhylloLab!

The surface of plant leaves, or the phyllosphere, harbors hyperdiverse microbial communities. We study the influence of these communities on plant performance and ecosystem functions.


To know more:

Vacher, C., Hampe, A., Porté, A.J., Sauer, U., Compant, S., Morris, C.E. 2016. The phyllosphere: microbial jungle at the plant-climate interface. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics, vol. 47, online