plants where no root grows larger than another, they are said to have a
fibrous root system.
fibrous root system can have up to 14 million roots, such as in the rye
roots prevent erosion
are an example of plants with a fibrous root system
plants have primary roots that grow longer and thicker than the secondary
roots. This large primary root is called a taproot.
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make a plant hard to pull from the ground
can also reach far underground to reach water
examples of taproots are dandelions, radishes, beets and carrots