Why do purple violets turn white?

Answer This is called sporting. Sometimes a variety will revert back to one the parent colors or ancestors.

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Do violets taste like grapes because they're purple?

African violets do not taste like grapes. I don't think they would be good for us to eat, although they are not poisonous unless you ate an abundance of them.

If I want to dye a shirt purple, should I go with a white or dye a red shirt blue to make purple?

why not just buy a purple shirt? Dying is messy and usually cant get the shade you want, htey tend to fade.

How is it possible that Green and White = Purple?

I think the time of day affects what color the mountains appear to be. maybe they're purple in the morning or something because the light is kind of blue and red at dawn. there could be tons of lig... Read More »

Are carrots purple before they turn orange?

Nope, however there are purple carrots and they have existed for hundreds of years. There are also yellow, red and white carrots. These colorful carrots depend on different pigments for their disti... Read More »