What makes flowers different colors?

Answer The color of a flower is a reflection of the pigments contain within the cells of the plant. Light reflects on the pigments and our eyes interpret that reflection as color. There are four types of ... Read More »

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What makes the different colors in food coloring?

Food coloring makes foods look more appealing. Many different natural and synthetic coloring agents create the rainbow of colors in our foods, drinks and candies.Approved ColorsThe Food and Drug Ad... Read More »

What is the name for mixing flowers to make different flowers?

The term for mixing flowers to create new varieties of flowers is "hybridization." By combining the genes of different parents, a gardener can improve a plant's appearance or its ability to resist ... Read More »

What do the colors of flowers symbolize?

Many people are particular about the type of flower when choosing a floral gift. But flower color is equally, if not more, important. Each color has its own emotional message.Red and PinkRed flower... Read More »

Do different colors of paint mean different things?

Color is frequently used to aid in the identification of things. It would probably come under the heading of color coding. Do fire extinguishers come in something other than red? Industrial plants ... Read More »