Leaves
Leaf Parts Simple Compound
Simple leaf Node
Compound leaf node leaf blade petiole leaflet stem
 
leaf blade
leaf blade broad, flat part of a leaf
 
node
node The point on a shoot where a leaf, flower, or bud is attached
 
stem
stem The primary structure that holds the foliage and flowers
 
petiole
petiole leaf stalk
 
leaflet
leaflet -A leaflike part or blade of a  compound leaf. -Has no bud at the base of the    petiole
 
evergreen
evergreen trees that retain their green all year long
 
simple leaf
simple leaf leaf that contains one blade
 
pinnately compound
pinnately compound leaflets are arranged on either side of a central main stem
 
bud
bud structure that will become a leaf, flower, or new shoot
 
coniferous
coniferous -any cone bearing tree -usually has needles
 
compound leaf
compound leaf a leaf that has 2 or more leaflets on the same petiole
 
terminal leaf
terminal leaf -leaflet located furthest from  the bud -usually on pinnately compound leaf
 
deciduous
deciduous trees that drop their leaves (broad leaf or needles)
 
palmately compound
palmately compound leaflets radiate from the end of the stem like a palm
MAD HORSE M = maple A = ash D = dogwood Horse = horse chesnut opposite leaf arrangements whorled
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2017 Leaf Parts And Vocabulary

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2017 Leaf Parts And Vocabulary

  1. 1. Leaves
  2. 2. Leaf Parts Simple Compound
  3. 3. Simple leaf Node
  4. 4. Compound leaf node leaf blade petiole leaflet stem
  5. 6. leaf blade
  6. 7. leaf blade broad, flat part of a leaf
  7. 9. node
  8. 10. node The point on a shoot where a leaf, flower, or bud is attached
  9. 12. stem
  10. 13. stem The primary structure that holds the foliage and flowers
  11. 15. petiole
  12. 16. petiole leaf stalk
  13. 18. leaflet
  14. 19. leaflet -A leaflike part or blade of a compound leaf. -Has no bud at the base of the petiole
  15. 21. evergreen
  16. 22. evergreen trees that retain their green all year long
  17. 24. simple leaf
  18. 25. simple leaf leaf that contains one blade
  19. 27. pinnately compound
  20. 28. pinnately compound leaflets are arranged on either side of a central main stem
  21. 30. bud
  22. 31. bud structure that will become a leaf, flower, or new shoot
  23. 33. coniferous
  24. 34. coniferous -any cone bearing tree -usually has needles
  25. 36. compound leaf
  26. 37. compound leaf a leaf that has 2 or more leaflets on the same petiole
  27. 39. terminal leaf
  28. 40. terminal leaf -leaflet located furthest from the bud -usually on pinnately compound leaf
  29. 42. deciduous
  30. 43. deciduous trees that drop their leaves (broad leaf or needles)
  31. 45. palmately compound
  32. 46. palmately compound leaflets radiate from the end of the stem like a palm
  33. 47. MAD HORSE M = maple A = ash D = dogwood Horse = horse chesnut opposite leaf arrangements whorled

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