adventitious root

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Noun1.adventitious root - root growing in an unusual location e.g. from a stemadventitious root - root growing in an unusual location e.g. from a stem
root - (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground
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Besides the mother plant conditions, it is known that the high efficiency of adventitious root in blackberry stem cuttings depends of other factors (SOUNDY et al.
Erosion occurs due to the adventitious root system of the invasive plants.
In vegetative propagation, adventitious root development is a key step which contains root induction, root initiation and projection, related to the emergence of root primordial (Berthon et al.
Application of gibberellin to the culture media inhibited adventitious root formation (Niu et al.
An historical evaluation of adventitious rooting research to Biology of adventitious root formation.
Using stem-derived adventitious root as explants, Nakatani (1994) for the first time developed the in vitro tuberous root induction system in sweet potato, with 1/2 MS medium supplemented with 6% sucrose, 0.
Adventitious root growth was significantly affected by the NaCl X P interaction, except for adventitious root dry weight percentages (Table 2) where the separate effect of NaCl was significant.
cuttings and found that indole-3-butyric acid (IBA) was much more effective than indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) in inducing adventitious root formation.
In the present study, the reduction of ADFI in FRG2 and FRG3 treatments was in agreement with a previous study of our lab which observed that the inclusion of the dietary ginseng (15 g/kg wild ginseng adventitious root meal) decreased ADG and ADFI in finishing pigs.