mint is an example of? some books say stolons and some runners and some say it as suckers...which subareal modification it belongs to?

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Mint is an example of stolon.

Stolon is a modification of stem which is also known as runner. These are horizontally oriented stem that grow along the soil surface giving rise to roots and aerial branches. E.g. Mentha sp.(mint).

Mint plant reproduces both vegetatively and through seeds. Vegetatively they reproduce by runners or stolons, which produce new roots and shoots at the nodes, in the presence of favourable conditions.
 
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Its a runner
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Mint is an example of suckers.:)
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some say sucker and some say runner..?
in ncert its mentioned as stolons.. :/
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i think mint is an example of sucker.
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it is sucker.
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