Leaves are such incredible parts of a plant...they are basically little solar panels! Did you know that the more veins a leaf has, the faster it can convert sunshine into food? So cool!
Often, if trying to identify a plant, knowing how to discern the shape and attributes of the plant's leaf will lead you to an accurate identification! We're going to take a closer look at some of the ways we categorize leaves.
3) Head back to find your journal. You'll be using three pages to categorize and draw your leaves. The three categories are simple leaves, lobed leaves, and compound leaves.