The leaves are conduplicate, as in Magnolia, and have the blade bent inwards on the petiole (inflexed).
Each is conduplicate, and one embraces the edge of the other.
conduplicate: blade folded along the midrib, bringing the two halves together.
Blade flat and broad, conduplicate, sharp-eared at the base, and there rough at the margin: lower surface polished.
Astride, used of conduplicate leaves which enfold each other in two ranks, as in Iris.
They are covered with short, silky hairs, and are folded lengthwise, with the inner surface within (conduplicate).
When the leaves are conduplicate the shoots are more or less compressed.
Cycnia re-appears, it is in fruit, the cotyledons are not conduplicate.
conduplicate con·du·pli·cate (kŏn-dōō'plĭ-kĭt, -dyōō'-)
Folded upon itself lengthwise.