This Is a Certified Answer

Certified answers contain reliable, trustworthy information vouched for by a hand-picked team of experts. Brainly has millions of high quality answers, all of them carefully moderated by our most trusted community members, but certified answers are the finest of the finest.
Cactus has adapted itself with its long roots that grow deep into the soil and trap water for it to survive.
It leaves and thorns avoid transpiration.
Its stem stores more water.
  • Brainly User
To survive in a desert the cactus has the following adaptations-
i) It has long roots that go deep in the soil for absorbing  water .
ii) It leaves are turned into spins which prevent the water loss through transpiration.
iii) The stem is also covered with a thick waxy layer that helps to retain water.
iv) The flat green stem stores water and prepare the food for the plant by the process of photosynthesis.