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trait details of "Leaf persistence"

group of trait Leaf traits
description "Leaf persistence" is a coarse classification of how long a leaf persists on a plant from emergence until cast.
trait attribute attribute type
Leaf persistence range of values
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possible attribute values "Leaf persistence"
label name description
v spring green Green from early spring to early summer; then usually decaying
s summer green Green leaves only in the warm season (vegetation period)
w overwintering green Leaves developing in autumn, overwintering green and decaying in spring and summer
i persistent green Leaves (often living more than one year) at all seasons, evergreen