How is a pinnately compound leaf different from a palmately compound leaf? | NCERT solution | Class 12 Biology | Unit-5 Morphology of Flowering Plants Biology

Q.3:- How is a pinnately compound leaf different from a palmately compound leaf?

 

Answer:-

Leaflets are present on a common axis (rachis); in case of pinnately compound leaves. In palmately compound leaves, the leaflets originate from the apex of the midrib.