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  • The limb of the petal may be flat or concave, or hollowed like a boat.
  • A petal often consists of two portions - the lower narrow, resembling the petiole of a leaf, and called the unguis or claw; the upper broader, like the blade of a leaf, and called the lamina or limb.
  • Sometimes the petal becomes pinnatifid, as in Schizopetalum.
  • C, Calyx; p, petal; e, stamen; s, stigmas.
 
 

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