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Key to Identifying Common Colorado Landscape Trees – 15   arrow

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Boxelder Leaf and leaf scar


  • 15a – Leaflets are not uniform in shape; margins are lobed and/or coarsely toothed. Leaf scars meet across the stem — Boxelder



  • 15b – Leaflets are uniform in shape; margins are entire or slightly serrated.  Leaf scars do no meet across the stem — go to 16