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Family 7: Moraceae characters , Floral formula & importance

(Mulberry , Family) Diagnostic characters Habit: Mostly tree herbs, shrubs or vines. Roots: Tap root Stem: Woody; gum exudes from the stem. Leaves: Petiolate; alternate; simple; stipulate; Inflorescence: Catkin or flypanthodium Flower: Small inconspicuous; bracteate and bracteolate; actinomorphic; incomplete; unisexual; hypogynous Perianth: 4, in