[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
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  Janice M. Glime, Professor
  Department of Biological Sciences
  Michigan Technological University
  Houghton, MI 49931-1295
  jmglime at mtu.edu
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