The Botanical Review

, Volume 20, Issue 4, pp 263–276 | Cite as

On the morphology of leaves

  • Vera L. Ryder


Botanical Review Leaf Shape Oregon State College Palisade Parenchyma Apical Growth 


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© The New York Botanical Garden 1954

Authors and Affiliations

  • Vera L. Ryder
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  1. 1.School of ScienceOregon State CollegeCorvallis

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