LEAF DESCRIPTION: COMPOUND, 3 leaflets, each leaflet 2 1/2" to 3 1/2" long and 1" to 2" wide, leaflets ovate
shape with both entire and coarsely serrated margins.
6 mm; leaflets 3-7 pairs, chartaceous, adaxial surface strigose, the distal 10-50 x 4-23 mm, the proximal 10-40 x 4-12 mm, elliptic, lanceolate, oblong, ovate
and oval-lanceolate, venation craspedodromous, nervures 9-11 pairs, apex acute, acute-mucronate, obtuse, obtuse-mucronate, acuminate and rarely emarginate, base oblique and subcordate, margin revolute, ciliated.
Ascospores dark olive-brown, shapes varies from broadly ovate
to lemon shape 8-12 x 6-9 [micro]m in size with ends apiculate.
Leaves falcate, ovate
; apex gradually and shortly to longly acuminate.
A total of nine morphological traits including (i) leaf width in centimeters of three center trifoliolate leaves; (ii) leaf length in centimeters of three center trifoliolate leaves; (iii) leaf shape, recorded as chordate, ovate
, rhombohedric, or hastate following the classification developed by Singh et al.
Haloragaceae), leaves are narrowly ovate
with an acute apex, a
Stem leaves broadly ovate
to broadly ovate
-cordate; alar groups triangular, reaching the costa or at least 75% of distance from leaf margin to costa.
3-1 mm, ovate
to stellate, brown to blackish, dispersed, marginally long-ciliate, present only on abaxial surface; veins evident, 1-2-forked (rarely
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 1" to 1 1/2" long and 1/2" to 1" wide, ovate
to oval in shape with entire margins, hairy (downy) surface, ALTERNATE arrangement.
5 cm, ovate
to orbicular, enlarged and flattened, smooth, coriaceous, margins flat, without wings.
5 mm long, broadly ovate
, abaxially sericeous or distally glabrescent, adaxially glabrous, eglandular; peduncle 0-2.
4 inches on the large model, 3 on the smaller model) and are engaged using a slender ovate