In which region do succulents grow?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

In which region do succulents grow?
 
(a) Tropical
 
(b) Temperate
 
(c) Antarctica
 
(d) Desert
 
The question was posed to me in quiz.
 
Enquiry is from Organisms and Populations in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

The correct choice is (d) Desert
 
The best I can explain: The succulents are usually seen in desert areas. These are thick, fleshy and retain water in arid conditions. They are drought resistant, follow Crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) pathway and store water in leaves and stems.