A leaf is an organ of a vascular plant and is the principal lateral appendage of the
stem. ... Broad, flat leaves with complex venation are known as megaphylls and
the species .... They grow to a sp...
Flowering plants are divided into monocots (or monocotyledons) and dicots (or
dicotyledons). ... Leaf venation, Leaf veins are reticulated (branched). Leaf veins
For instance, the Nymphaeales, or water lilies, have reticulate venation in their
leaves, and what may be a single cotyledon in the embryo. It is not clear whether
The pattern and ontogeny of leaf venation appear to guide or limit many aspects
of ... Venation patterns of dicot species are exceptionally di- verse, and detailed ...
feature of many leaf venation patterns, especially in the case of angiosperm
leaves, is the ..... order veins of a dicot leaf (secondaries ramify freely toward the
Sep 4, 2012 ... Have a look at Hickey 1973 for venation patterns and other leaf ... of
dicotyledonous leaf venation patterns" (2008) by Robert A. Spicer
Dicot leaves display a netted reticulate venation pattern that can be either
palmate or pinnate. The dicot flower parts will be in multiples of four or five.
Leaf Venation. Netted Venation. nettedvenation.jpg (42132 bytes) ·
Zeastemview1.jpg (31691 bytes). Monocots have scattered vascular bundles
throughout the ...
A. What differences do you notice between the leaves of the monocot and the
dicot? How might the venation pattern be adaptive for a particular environment?
Jan 26, 2012 ... Typical dicot leaves, for example, have a net venation, in which a ... The
distinctive pattern of growth of the grass leaf is found throughout the ...