Glossary: stilt root

Definition:

a supporting root which arises from lower nodes above the ground, usually on weak or tall grasses which require extra support.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, 2008-21

Hyde, M.A. (2021). UK Flora: Glossary details: stilt root.
https://www.ukflora.info/speciesdata/glossary-display.php?glossary_id=723, retrieved 25 January 2021

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