Vegetative propagation- the production of structures in an organism that can grow into new individual organisms.
There are four main types of natural vegetative propagation:
- Basal sprouts (root suckers) which form from meristem tissue close to the ground e.g. English elms
- Swollen underground stems called tubers e.g. Potatoes
- Condensed shoots called bulbs e.g. Daffodils
- Specialised runners which grow along the ground from the…