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Grow Tips With Kristin: What is a clone?

Many plant varieties systemically reproduce. With plants, systemic reproduction begins when a fragment containing meristematic growth points is disembodied from an individual. Then under certain environmental conditions, the fragment is able to develop its own apical shoot and root meristems; creating an entirely new individual out of the systemic DNA of the original individual, a clone. Cloning is utilized by …