Root System Formation in Rice Plant : II. Development of lateral roots on the primary roots of tillers

@inproceedings{Kawashima1988RootSF,
  title={Root System Formation in Rice Plant : II. Development of lateral roots on the primary roots of tillers},
  author={Choji Kawashima},
  year={1988}
}
Following the previous paper on the development of lateral roots of the main stem, similar investigations were conducted on tillers. As in the main stem, lateral roots emerged acropetally along the primary root of the tiller, and their elongation ceased at or slightly after the primary root stopped its elongation. In the tiller VII whose appearance is considered as an average, the final length and the diameter of the laterals, the total number of the secondary roots per primary root, and the… CONTINUE READING

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