How to use Root system in a sentence
Similar considerations apply to the peculiar features of the root-system.
The root-system is usually small.
The same plants have sometimes a superficial root system in addition, and are thus able to utilize immediately the water from rain showers and perhaps also from dew, as Volkensl maintains.
The great forest-tree has a shoot, which in the course perhaps of hundreds of years, has developed a wide-spreading system of trunk and branches, bearing on the ultimate twigs or branchlets innumerable leaves, while beneath the soil a widely-branching root-system covers an area of corresponding extent.
Protected between the cotyledons and terminating the axis of the plant is the first stem-bud (the plumule of the embryo), by the further growth and development of which the aerial portion of the plant, consisting of stem, leaves and branches, is formed, while the development of the radicle forms the root-system.Advertisement
Frequently, as in many Dicotyledons, the primary root, the original root of the seedling, persists throughout the life of the plant, forming, as often in biennials, a thickened tap-root, as in carrot, or in perennials, a much-branched root system.
In both Psilotum and Tmesipteris the functions of the root-system, which is completely absent, are performed by leafless rhizomes bearing absorbent hairs and inhabited by an endophytic fungus.
Remember to remove any suckers; these are shoots growing from below the union on the root system.
The thick, aromatic, knotty, and fibrous root system of ginger is commonly used for a multitude of things.
Spiny ash grey stems rises from rhizomatous root system.Advertisement
Mature trees have some drought tolerance because the extensive root system can travel surprisingly long distances to get water.
Planting in early fall gives the root system time to get established before going dormant in the winter.
The plants need these to build their flowers for next year and grow a strong, healthy root system and bulb.
This direct sunlight stimulates the plant's cells to produce the food it needs through photosynthesis to build a strong root system and produce fruit.
The tree's root system needs time to get established prior to starting new growth.Advertisement
Sprouting new growth requires a lot of energy and nutrients from the tree, as does establishing the root system.
To plant seedlings, dig a hole just a few inches deep to accommodate the root system.
Dig a little hole and place the seedling inside the hole so the root system is covered.
The crown and root system must remain undisturbed.
Instead, plants are grown in a medium such as clay pellets or gravel and a liquid nutrient solution is circulated through the roots of the plants, providing the root system with all the moisture, nutrients and oxygen needed to survive.Advertisement
When a plant is grown in soil, the plant must develop a large root system to obtain the nutrients and moisture from the soil.
The plant uses a large amount of energy developing a root system big enough to keep it healthy and alive.
Water pump - Used to deliver the liquid nutrient solution to the plant's root system.
Air is continually pumped into the solution to oxygenate the root system.
A water pump, which is regulated by a timer, floods the plant's root system with the nutrient solution.Advertisement
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It is closely related to the Manioc, cassava or tapioca plant (Manihot utilissima) which it resembles when young and exhibits a similar tuberous root system.