Q. 63.9( 7 Votes )

What are the advantages of vegetative propagation?

Answer :

a) Maintain genetic stability. The plants produced are generically similar to the parent plant and have all its characteristics.


b) Plants raised by vegetative propagation can bear flowers and fruit earlier than those produced seeds.


c) It also makes possible the propagation of plants such as banana, orange, rose and jasmine, which have less capacity to produce seeds.


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