Rootstock

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Rootstock Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • root or part of a root used for plant propagation; especially that part of a grafted plant that supplies the roots
  • a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure ,
  • root or part of a root used for plant propagation; especially that part of a grafted plant that supplies the roots

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Rootstock'


  • Rootstock: A rootstock is part of a plant, often an underground part, from which new above-ground growth can be produced. It can refer to a rhizome or underground
  • Citrus rootstock: Citrus rootstock refers to selected plants within the genus citrus, that furnish as rootstock for other citrus plants. A rootstock plant must be compatible

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