Opposed to the thalloid forms are the group of leafy Liverworts (Acrogynae), whose plant-body consists of a thin supporting stem bearing leaves.
The stem in this family falls into two divisions, an underground portion bearing rhizoids and scales, the rhizome, and a leafy aerial stem forming its direct upward continuation.
In the leafy shoot this function is mainly localized in the cortical tissue of the leaves, known as mesophyll, Mesophyli.
However, it may still be useful in describing monstrosities, and perhaps also those cases in which an organ serves first one purpose and then another, as when a leafy shoot eventually becomes a thorn, or the base of a foliage-leaf becomes a bud-scale.
The people frequently assemble in bowers and arbours constructed of leafy boughs to hear kathas recited.
Clay and " bottom " lands produce a large, leafy plant, yielding less lint in proportion.
- Leaf of Viola tricolor (Pansy) showing the large leafy stipules (s).
Anhydrous acetic acid - glacial acetic acid - is a leafy crystalline mass melting at 16.7° C., and possessing an exceedingly pungent smell.
Across, and the variety bracteatum closely resembles it, but has leafy bracts just beneath the blossom.
Leveillea jungermanneoides bears a remarkable resemblance to a leafy liverwort.
The leafy stem ends in spikes of small yellow flowers.
In what appears an impenetrable forest are found avenues of trees" like the colonnades of an Egyptian temple,"veiled in leafy shade, and opening" into aisles and corridors musical with many a murmuring fount "(Schweinfurth).
"Stith! stith! stith!" came from the leafy branches above them.
Then he went to live in the leafy pool at the end of the garden, where he made the summer nights musical with his quaint love-song.
Farther back beyond the dark trees a roof glittered with dew, to the right was a leafy tree with brilliantly white trunk and branches, and above it shone the moon, nearly at its full, in a pale, almost starless, spring sky.