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Name: Amy
Status: educator
Grade: 9-12
Location: UT
Country: USA
Date: Fall 2013

How do scientists change and manipulate the colors of flowers? Especially lilies and tulips. They seem to all go back to basic colors when they age.


These may be helpful:

Also, as plants senesce (age), they could lose color as pigments are reabsorbed.

Sincerely, Anthony Brach

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