fibrous root


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fibrous root

n.
A root system made up of numerous branching roots of more or less equal length, as in most grasses.
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Plants with a fibrous root system like hardy geranium and Astilbe will break apart into plantlets quite easily.
The fibrous root system of the plant is very useful in stabilizing soil or erosion control in the sloppy area of the proposed site.
The airing of the roots ensures a more fibrous root structure with more root tips for a healthier overall plant that grows quickly.
Needle nematodes, discovered at high levels in the sandy soils of Illinois and Georgia, caused visible stunting of lateral roots and destruction of the fibrous root system.
It has a fibrous root system and can tolerate high heat and dry conditions.
Moreover they are potted using cheap soft loose structured compost that will not promote robust fibrous root.
nIf buying a bare-rooted tree, ensure it has a good, fibrous root system that has been kept moist.
The QuantiCut is designed for high capacity slicing, dicing and strip cutting of fibrous root vegetables as well as a variety of fresh cut fruits and vegetables without precutting.
The QuantiCut[R] Dicer is designed for high capacity slicing, dicing, and strip cutting of fibrous root vegetables.
Jade plants have to be wired in place initially because they tend to be top-heavy and have very small, fibrous root systems for support.
This is because the rich, fibrous root system of grass plants and the associated soil bacteria help recycle carbon through the environment.
Rhodos have a neat, fibrous root ball so generally transplant well.