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Butcher's Broom (Ruscus aculeatus)

Observed: 19th March 2013 By: littlecleaveslittlecleaves’s reputation in Plantslittlecleaves’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

Woodland garden setting.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Butcher's Broom (Ruscus aculeatus) interacts

Comments

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Leaves

What appears to be leaves are modified lateral stems called cladodes, the true leaves are very small and scale like.

Steve.

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Thanks Steve and everyone

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