spinescent


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spinescent

(spī-nĕs′ənt)
adj. Biology
1. Having a spine or spines.
2. Terminating in a spine.

spi·nes′cence n.
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of total leaf), pubescent with dark purple-brown tomentum, spinescent
apex softly acuminate; not spinescent, midrib raised above, flat below.
cm long (35-50% of total leaf), glabrous or pubescent, spinescent for
acuminate, not spinescent; midrib raised above, flat to raised below.
flat, margins flat or undulate, apex softly acuminate, not spinescent;
spinescent for 100% of length, basal pinnae not gradually reducing to
cm long (35-45% of total leaf), glabrous, spinescent for 90-100% of
flat; margins undulate; apex softly acuminate, not spinescent; midrib
cm long (40-55% of total leaf), petiole glabrous, spinescent for 70-95%
110-160 cm long (35-50% of total leaf), glabrous, spinescent for 90-100%
100-350 cm long (50-65% of total leaf), glabrous, spinescent for 90-100%
margins flat; apex softly acuminate, not spinescent; midrib raised