Distinguish, compare and explain what is the main difference between Simple and Compound leaf with examples in tabular form. Simple leaves vs Compound leaves. Comparison and Differences.

Difference between Simple and Compound leaf

S.No. Simple Leaf Compound Leaf
1 Consists of a single lamina. Consists of several leaflets.
2 The bud is usually present at the leaf axil. The bud is not present at the axils of the leaflets.
3 Stipules may be present at the base. Stipules are not present at the base of the leaflets.
4 For Example, mango, peepal, guava. For Example, neem, rose, tamarind.
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