Definition of mycorrhizal in English:

mycorrhizal

adjective

Botany
  • See mycorrhiza

    • ‘Many rhizosphere fungi, including mycorrhizal fungi, are able to suppress soil-borne plant pathogens.’
    • ‘The fact that mycorrhizal fungi can form shared mycelial networks adds a further complicating factor.’
    • ‘We quantified mycorrhizal colonization rates because mycorrhizae can play an important role in the nitrogen nutrition of plants.’
    • ‘Roots were stained, mycorrhizal colonization in roots was measured and fungal hyphae development in soil was determined as explained above.’
    • ‘One hundred intersections were investigated out of a subsample of root pieces of one plant and the presence of at least one mycorrhizal hypha was counted as infection.’