Careers360 Logo
Is NEET 2024 Conducted Again? NTA Released Notice

Lamina of a plant leaf - Practice Questions & MCQ

Edited By admin | Updated on Sep 18, 2023 18:34 AM | #NEET

Quick Facts

  • 3 Questions around this concept.

Concepts Covered - 1

More about Lamina

More about Lamina

Shape of lamina:

 

Margins of lamina:

Apex of lamina:

 

Surface of lamina:

Glaucus : Covered by waxy coating with white tinge. e.g., Calotropis.

Scabrous : Rough surface. e.g., Ficus.

Viscose : Sticky surface. e.g., Cleome.

Pubescent: Covered with soft and wooly hair. e.g., Tomato.

Pilose : Covered with long distinct scattered hair. e.g., Grewia pilosa.

Hispid : Covered with long rigid hair. e.g., Cucurbita.

Spinose : Covered with small spines. e.g., Solanum xanthocarpum.


Texture of lamina:

Herbaceous : When the lamina is thin and soft.

Coriaceous : When the lamina is leathery.

Succulent : When the lamina is thick, soft and juicy.

Hygrophytic : When the lamina is very thin, membranous and spongy.

Study it with Videos

More about Lamina

"Stay in the loop. Receive exam news, study resources, and expert advice!"

Get Answer to all your questions

Back to top