Pea plant showing tendrils
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Botanical Nerd Word: Capreolate

Capreolate: With tendrils.*

Many vining plants have tendrils. These peas use their tendrils to grasp and coil around supports.

*Harris, J.G., Harris, M.W. (2001). Plant identification terminology: An illustrated glossary (2nd ed.). Spring Lake: Spring Lake Publishing.

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