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Aerial roots

Aerial roots

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DR JEREMY BURGESS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR JEREMY BURGESS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Aerial roots. This plant, Pachyphytum hookeri, is a succulent plant native to Mexico. The aerial roots (pink) grow downward from a branch of the plant and into the soil below. This effectively widens the area of moisture and nutrients the plant is able to obtain in its arid habitat.

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