What is leaf tendril? Write its function

Some plants have weak stems. In these plants the leaves are modified to form thin thread like coiled structures. These structure are called tendrils. Tendrils stretches out and twine around a suitable objects to provide support to the weak stems.

leaf tendril

Function of Tendril

  • Provide support to the plant to climbs.
  • The leaf tendrils coil help the plant to grow.

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