Types of roots
TYPES OF ROOTS
Taproot, It is the primary root from which secondary roots (rootlets) derive from.
Fibrous roots do not have a primary root. They show almost the same size and width.
Elongated taproots offer a very fat primary root because they accumulate food it.
Branched roots do not have a primary root. They resemble to the branches of a tree.
Other types of roots
Besides the more usual roots named above, we should consider those ones that are a bit special. Those not inserted into the soil, either because they are in the open air or because they live inside the water. These special roots are the following:
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