1. (Science: botany) a leafless plant, with hollow and rushlike stems. It is of the genus equisetum, and is allied... Read More
Origin: L, the horsetail, fr. Equus horse - seta a thick, stiff hair, bristle.
(Science: botany) a genus of... Read More
What is a sporophyte? Accordingly, the sporophyte is the plant generation that produces spores. To... Read More
The rhizome is derived from the Greek word rhizoma, meaning "a bunch of roots". Usually, rhizomes are confused with roots;... Read More
These plants are seedless plants, but unlike the bryophytes, they do have vascular tissue (xylem and phloem). Because of the... Read More