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Pinnate

Leaf Structure

Leaf Type

Compound Leaves - Pinnate

Pinnate - a compound leaf in which the leaflets are arranged in two rows, one on each side of the midrib.

The Flora of NSW uses the terminology of:

  1. 1-pinnate for pinnate
Compound Leaves - PinnateCompound Leaves - Pinnate

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