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DS001 - Monocot & Dicot Roots, cs


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Both, Monocot and Dicot roots belong to plants. Monocot and Dicot differ from each other in four structures: leaves, stems, roots and flowers. The difference between dicot and monocot root is, dicot root contains xylem in the middle and phloem surrounding it. While, monocot root contains xylem and phloem in another manner, forming a circle. The monocot roots are fibrous while that of dicot is tap roots.