The mosquito fern or Azolla is one of the most important bio fertilizers. In association with which among the following Azolla acts as a biofertilizer?

Answer: [B] Blue-green algae

Bio-fertilizers such as Rhizobium, Azotobacter, Azospirillum and blue green algae (BGA) have been in use a long time. Anabaena, a blue green alga in association with water fern Azolla contributes nitrogen and also enriches soils with organic matter.

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