Woody Stem Data sheet Name- Charles Sorrese Species name (you may make up a name) SPSCC woody Where was the plant growing? SPSCC trail area Leaf arrangement: opposite, alternate or whorled? No leaves on this one Year Length of Stem (cm or inches?) 2010 3.0 cm 2009 4.5 cm 2008 6.0 cm Which year’s growth was longest? 2008 had the longest growth. What factors might cause longer stem growth some years? Better weather, like more sunlight and rainfall, as well spring weather coming sooner.