Botanical Glossary


Clustered

Definition: Leaves grouped closely together at the point of attachment and tending to diverge from one another, as the leaves on short shoots in Gingko (Gingko biloba) or the needles on short shoots in larches (Larix). (Compare with fascicled and solitary.)
Scope: Leaves, Needles
Last Updated: 2020-01-01


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