A leaf is an organ of a vascular plant and is the principal lateral appendage of the
stem. .... Correspondingly, leaves represent heavy investment on the part of the
plants bearing them, and their ....
Dec 28, 2014 ... Most leaves have two main parts: (1) the blade and (2) the petiole, or leafstalk.
The leaves of some kinds of plants also have a third part, called ...
THE LEAF: FUNCTIONS. What is a leaf? A leaf is a vegetative part of the plant. It
generally has a flat form and a thin surface. The leaf is one of the most important
compound leaf - a leaf that is divided into many separate parts (leaflets) along a
midrib (the rachis). ... stem - (also called the axis) the main support of the plant.
A plant is made up of many different parts. The three main parts are: the roots, the
leaves, and the stem. Each part has a set of jobs to do to keep the plant ...
Apr 23, 2015 ... There is awesome variety in leaf structure and some may have all or few of the
following parts. The main flat area is called the blade or lamina.
In this learning center students will label the different parts of a leaf. They will ...
provided. They will then do a leaf rubbing and label it. ... The midrib is the main,.
A typical leaf is an outgrowth of a stem and has two main parts: the blade (
flattened portion) and the petiole (pronounced PET-ee-ole; the stalk connecting
<sup>3</sup> If you were to cut through a leaf and look at the edge under a microscope, you
would see different structures. Leaves have three main parts. They are the ...
The Parts of a Leaf Most leaves have two main parts: (1) the blade and (2) the
petiole, or leafstalk. The leaves of some kinds of plants also have a third part, ...