Leaf surface Water repellent leaf surfaces of St John's Wort, Hypericum, with convex epidermal cells and dense epicuticular waxes
Surface of a tomato leaf by Ken Bart
Stinging hairs on a nettle leaf
Stoma of a potato leaf. Courtesy of Alexander Kraft
Leaf from a kiwi plant. http://www.flickr.com/photos/catdancing/753272479/in/photostream/
Microscopic image of Tomato Leaf. This is soo cool!
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Scanning electron micrograph of leaf detail of Salvinia natans, a floating fern type of plant. Tap photo again for explanation of the "Salvinia" effect. Fascinating Mother Nature!
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