Differentiate between Fibrous root and adventitious root
|Fibrous root||Adventitious root|
|1||It occur in place to tap root system at the base of main stem||Roots arise from varoius parts of the plant other than the radicle|
|2||The roots are thin and fibrous||The roots can be thin thick or variously modified|
|3||The root system is underground||It can be underground or above ground|
|4||Fibrous root system takes part in fixation of plant, absorption of water and mineral salts etc||It performs several function like clinging, support, storage, reproduction, fixation, absorption, etc|
Concept: Concept of Root
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