Results for: Hydrophyte

What is meant by root pocket in hydrophytes?

Root-pockets - These are basically root caps but have lost there utility due to non use . This is because the roots of the plants that hang freely in water have no friction (MORE)

What is the difference between xerophytes and hydrophyte?

Xerophytes are known for having stomata that are fewer in number, sunken, waxy and\\or open only at night. Hydrophytes often lack cuticle, because there is no need to prevent (MORE)