Why is vegetative reproduction also considered as a type of asexual reproduction?

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Vegetative reproduction from the stemThe regeneration of new plants from portions of the vegetative organs of a parent plant is called as Vegetative Reproduction.

As fusion of gametes is not involved vegetative reproduction is considered as a type of asexual reproduction.

The new plants may be produced from Roots, stems, leaves.


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