How The Iridescent Blue Leaves Of Begonia Help It Harvest More Light And Survive In Shadows Of Forest Floors

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How The Iridescent Blue Leaves Of Begonia Help It Harvest More Light And Survive In Shadows Of Forest Floors

Peacock begonias have metallic blue leaves instead of green. Scientists discovered that this is the result of absorbing green light and reflecting the blue one, which may help the plants photosynthesize under thick forest canopies.
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