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Give one example each of stem tuber and root tuber.

 

Answer:

  • Some of the plants reproduce asexually by the vegetative propagation method.
  • In this method, new plants are obtained from the parts of old plants without the help of reproductive organs.
  • For example,

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  • Stem tuber -  Rhizomes, potato, and bulbs are grown with the help of small pieces of underground stems bearing a few buds.

ROOT TUBER- SWEET POTATO TUBER - Teachoo.jpg

  • Root tuber- Roots of some plants develop adventitious buds which grow to form new plants , e.g., sweet potato, dahlia and  Asparagus.

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STEM TUBER- POTATO TUBER Eyes Potato Roots Potato Plant Tuber ROOT TUBER- SWEET POTATO TUBER Flower Leaf Fruit Stem Tuber Roots

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