Glossary: stilt root

Definition:

a supporting root which arises from lower nodes above the ground, usually on weak or tall grasses which require extra support.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-19

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Glossary details: stilt root.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/glossary-display.php?glossary_id=723, retrieved 20 June 2019

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