Leaf Shapes List From Hand like To Inverted Heart




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Botanical name English name Description
H
Palmately lobed Hand like
L_palmately_lobed This Refers To the
Leaf edges
The leaves are lobed and look like the palm of the hand. They can be three or more lobes toeach leaf.

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Cordate Heart -shape
L_cordate This Refers To the
Leaf shape
Having a heart-shaped outline.

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Cordate Heart Shape
L_cordateb This Refers To the
Leaf Bases
The bases of these leaves are cleft and rounded like in a heart shape.

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I
Obcordate Inverse heart shape
L_obocordate This Refers To the
Leaf shape
The leaves have the point of attachment at the apex of the heart shape.

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Obcordate Inverted Heart
L_obcordatelt This Refers To the
Leaf tips
The leaves have the point of attachment at the apex of the heart shape. The leaf tips are therefore cleft like a heart shape.

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