Example of Stilt Root

Stilt roots are aerial adventitious roots which grow obliquely down wards from basal nodes of the main stem and fix firmly to the soil. Such supporting roots are found in plants growing near banks of rivers, ponds etc.

Pandanus Stilt root

Example: Sugar cane, Screw pine (Pandanus) and Maize (Zea mays).

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