Purpose: This lab is designed to impart a fundamental understanding of the structure of the higher plant body, and to apply this understanding to master a field guide to identifiy common trees and shrubs and vines..
Link to young bean seedling.
Link to older bean seedling.
Link to detail of node of older plant with compound leaf.
Link to detail of stipules and axillary buds
Link to pictoral glossary of terms. You should know these terms after the lab.
Download a copy of the tree guide used in lab
Link to complete teaching collection for this topic.