[aroid-l] 'branching' petioles
- Subject: [aroid-l] 'branching' petioles
- From: "Peter C Boyce" email@example.com
- Date: Sun, 17 Aug 2003 16:13:19 +0200
Do petioles in Amorphophallus really branch? Leafves are (mostly|) determinate structures (I know legumes do odd things, but...) Surely what folks are observing is a new leaf emerging through the very tight petiolar sheath at the base of the petiole?