Results for: Hydrophyte

Do hydrophytes have cuticles?

no hydrophytes do not have cuticles because these plants live in well watered environment that's why they have no any problem of water loss. Cuticle is a lipid layer which pre (MORE)
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What is difference between hydrophyte and mesophyte?

Hydrophytes are plants which grow in water e.g. water lily , lotus , Chara , while mesophytes are plants growing in soil on land as date palm , mango , wheat .

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)