The two main types of roots are taproots and fibrous roots. Taproot plants have long primary roots that are used to obtain water from deep sources. Fibrous root plants have masses of fine, slender roots that branch out f... More »

To type the square root symbol on a PC, hold the Alt key. Type "251", and release the Alt key. More »

Common root vegetables include carrots, beets, onions, turnips and yams. Ginger and garlic are root vegetables often used as food spices. Root vegetables grow underground, but their leaves are usually visible above groun... More »

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