Berchemia scandens

Common Name:  Alabama Supplejack

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young leaves, showing the typical venation seen in Rhamnaceae young leaves again--look at that venation!  and look at the color of the stem too.
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mature leaves--what kind of leaf arrangement is present? flowers in Spring
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