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Old 01-17-2013, 07:26 PM   #12
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It is NOT H. difformis - a plant I have and know well -
I think it is too.
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the primary difference being the way the leaves radiate from the stem. Difformis has leaves that radiate alternately from the stem;
Nope, it has opposite leaves, just like all of them.

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these have a PAIR of leaves that come from the stem on opposite sides of the stem every inch or less. One pair radiates east and west, an inch later another pair comes out north and south, etc.
Opposite and decussate, just as it should be.
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