TITLE

Foliage afire

AUTHOR(S)
McGuire, Esther; Peek, Jim
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Oct98, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains the natural phenomenon of the changing of the color of the leaves during autumn. Factors for the changing of the color of the leaves; Biochemical process that starts in the leaves; Role of leaf pigments called carotenes and xanthophyll; Peak foliage.
ACCESSION #
1228122

 

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