Root Morphology, Tap Root, Adventitious Root

root morphology

The root may be defined as the cylindrical plant organ which is devoid of chlorophyll, bearing no buds or leaves, and tending to grow downwards away from light. It develops from radicle part of the embryo. The main functions of roots are anchorage and absorption of food from the soil. The root also perform certain … Read moreRoot Morphology, Tap Root, Adventitious Root