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The root is covered at the apex by a thimble-like structure called
Region of meristematic activity
Region of maturity
The root is covered at the apex by a thimble-like structure called the root cap.
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Characteristics and functions of Root
Modifications of Root
Pneumatophores are found in
Mangroove like rhizophora
Plants of dry area as Acacia
Pneumatophores are the pores helpful for respiration in Mangrove plants. Mangroves which live in marshy and saline soil cannot get enough oxygen. Hence the roots are modified to help respiration.
The part that develops from the plumule of the embryo of a germinating seed is
The stem develops from the plumule of the embryo of a germinating seed. Whereas the root develops from the radicle of the embryo.
Climbing roots are found in
Climbing roots are found in Betel. These roots help the plant to cling on to the support. These roots secrete a sticky material which dries up and attaches the root to the support.
Which of the following is a correct statement?
Orchids have palmate fleshy roots
Pandanus has stilt roots
Sweet potato has root tubers
All of the above
All of the given statements are True. Hence option D is correct
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