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adventitious roots

roots arising from roots or stems and having no connection to apical meristems.

adventitious roots
adventitious roots (Wikipedia)
This article is about the part of a plant. For other uses, see Root (disambiguation).
Primary and secondary roots in a cotton plant

In vascular plants, the root is the organ of a plant that typically lies below the surface of the soil. Roots can also be aerial or aerating, that is growing up above the ground or especially above water. Furthermore, a stem normally occurring below ground is not exceptional either (see rhizome). Therefore, the root is best defined as the non-leaf, non-nodes bearing parts of the plant's body. However, important internal structural differences between stems and roots exist.

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