Definitions for "PALMATE LEAF"
Keywords:  leaflet, lobes, rachis, leaf, marijuana
Five or more lobes arising from one point -- hand-like.
A compound leaf with all the leaflets arising from one point at the end of the leaf stalk
When the blade of a leaf is divided into leaflets, radiating from a single point (with no rachis), it is considered palmately compound. The marijuana leaf is palmately compound. Palmate also describes when a leaf is lobed from a single point, like the palm of a hand.