attachment of a plant to soil by means of its roots; support of a plant through the growing and spreading of its roots.
noun, Indian English. 1. rooty2 . noun, Indian English. 1. bread. rooty
adjective, rootier, rootiest. 1. abounding in or consisting of roots. rooty
noun 1. a part of the body of a plant that develops, typically, from the radicle and grows downward into the soil, anchoring the plant and absorbing nutriment and moisture. 2. a similar organ developed from some other part of a plant, as one of those by which ivy clings to its support. 3. any […]
- Rooting compound
noun 1. (horticulture) a substance, usually a powder, containing auxins in which plant cuttings are dipped in order to promote root growth