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How do mycorrhizal fungi help the plants harbouring them?

How do mycorrhizal fungi help the plants harbouring them?

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 They solubilize nutrients present in organic matter.

Example: phosphorus, Nitrogen, Potassium and to hand over the same to the plants.

 They take part in water absorption and therefore protect the plants from drought.

Mycorrhizal fungi protects the plants from soil pathogens.

 They release growth promoting substances.
answered Jul 9 by pady_1
 
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