[Plant-education] fava bean seed/epidermal peels

Janice M. Glime jmglime at mtu.edu
Fri Feb 3 15:31:53 EST 2006

   We discovered that carnation leaves work really well.  We use the one 
week for conduction studies using food coloring, where we need only the 
top 8-10" and we save the lower part of the stem in water to use for 
epidermal peels.  They are easier than broad beans (Vicia faba).
  Janice M. Glime, Professor
  Department of Biological Sciences
  Michigan Technological University
  Houghton, MI 49931-1295
  jmglime at mtu.edu
  FAX 906-487-3167 

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