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Bipinnate

Leaf Structure

Pictorial Glossary

Compound Leaves - Bipinnate

Bipinnate - a pinnate leaf in which the leaflets themselves are further subdivided in a pinnate fashion.

The Flora of NSW uses the terminology of:

  • 2-pinnate for bipinnate

Compound Leaves - Bipinnate

Clarke, I. & Lee, H. (1987) Name that Flower, Melbourne University Press,  Victoria.