Leaf Shape: Spatulate
Obovate leaf that is
rounded at tip, tapering
to the base; wider at tip than base. Spoon-shaped.
Many of the Barberry species tend to have spatulate to elliptic leaves.
Botanical Terminology > Leaf
Shape > Spatulate
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