General Science - Biology MCQs

Q.  In which of the following plants, you will find rhizomes?
1: Onion
2: Ginger
3: Turmeric
Select the correct option from the codes given below:


a. Only 1 & 2
b. Only 2 & 3
c. Only 1 & 3
d. 1, 2 & 3


ANSWER: See Answer
 
Ginger and turmeric are common examples of rhizomes. During favourable condition, aerial shorts develop from the terminal buds and establish new plants, which in turn produce new rhizomes. Rhizomes show perennation, that is – they live through the years.
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