Sentence Examples


  • The stipules of the leaves act as protecting scale-leaves in the winter-bud and fall when the bud opens in spring.
  • - Leaf of Viola tricolor (Pansy) showing the large leafy stipules (s).
  • At their base they are provided with stipules, which are also modified to form the scales investing the winter buds.
  • The opposite or alternate leaves have a pair of small stipules at the base of the stalk and a palminerved blade.
  • At the base of the leaf the spiny stipules are seen.

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