Sentence Examples


  • Opposite some of these leaves springs a tendril, by aid of which the plant climbs.
  • Labrusca there is a tendril opposite to each leaf, so that the podium bears only a single leaf.
  • Each podium consists of a portion of the stem bearing one or more leaves, each with an axillary bud or buds, and terminating in a tendril or an inflorescence.
  • This new podium, now in a direct line with its predecessor, produces leaves and ends in its turn in a tendril or inflorescence.
  • In Lathyrus Aphaca and some other plants the true pinnate leaves are abortive, the petiole forms a tendril, and the stipules alone are developed, perform ing the office of leaves.