Leaf Structure: In order to identify an aquatic plant, begin by observing how the leaves are arranged on the stem. Then look carefully at a single leaf. Observe the leaf margins (outside edges) and the overall shape of the leaves. Next observe any additional features, such as flowers, fruits, and root structures.
Stem and Leaf Structures:
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