True color of leaves

Henrik Vibe Scheller scheller at biobase.dk
Tue Mar 21 14:21:07 EST 1995


Anthocyanins are very important pigments for the fall colour of leaves. 
The red colours are mostly due to these pigments. And they may be there
also in summer, but they are synthesized in large amounts in the fall. 
Especially on cool and sunny days.
Henrik




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