petiole in a sentence

Example sentences for petiole

Every year the plant produces one leaf stock, or petiole, which has a leaf blade at the top.
The leaves attach to branches via a long and flattened petiole, so that even the slightest breeze causes the leaves to flutter.
We estimated plant nutrient status and uptake each year with whole-plant and petiole samplings during tuber growth.
They are based primarily on petiole color, frequency of defects, and appearance.
Leaf blades extend down the petiole and along the stem to form long, prickly wings.
The leaf blades are alternately arranged on the stem and are subsessile or attached to the stem by a short petiole.
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