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Leaf Arrangement
Venation
Leaf Shape
Leaf Margin
Leaf Apex
Leaf Base
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Alphabetical w/ Definitions

  1. Glabrous
    Hairless surface.

  2. Gland
    An organ, projection, or tissue that sometimes performs special functions, like secretion of oils or sticky subtances.

  3. Glaucous
    White or waxy coating on the surface often referred to as a bloom.

  4. Globose
    Round or spherical in shape.

Tutorial Terms

Leaf Apex

Leaf Arrangement

Leaf Base

Leaf Margin

Leaf Shape

Venation

 

2005 Gary J. Kling, Laura L. Hayden, and Joshua J. Potts University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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