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Finely Divided

Carefully count the number of leaves in each whorl on the stem in 2 or 3 places and then chose from the following:
 

myriophyllum whorls
most of the whorls have 4 leaves
Parrot Feather Whorls
most of the whorls have 5 leaves
Leaves don't start from exact same location on stem; difficult to count.
Leaves don't start from exact same
location on stem; difficult to count.

If you don't think your plant is represented above try going back a level and choosing again.


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