NEIL BROMHALL / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY NEIL BROMHALL / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Timelapse footage of a sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus) seedling growing in woodland. The first two leaves are cotyledons, embryonic leaves formed in the seed. The first true leaves appear later. See clip K004 5670 for the first part of this sequence. Cropped from 4288x2848 pixels. See clip K005 3328 for a version with aspect ratio 16:9.
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