Leaf of Poison Ivy

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Alternate*, compound*, glossy leaves with three highly variable leaflets*. Leaflets can either be smooth or slightly hairy; can have smooth edges or be somewhat toothed* and irregular. The end leaflet is usually larger than the two surrounding leaflets, has a sharper point, and usually extends further out on the stem than the other two leaflets.

Scan created on 10/14/02 by Chris Bersbach.


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