Re: OK - I'll bite...
- To: lindsey
- Subject: Re: OK - I'll bite...
- From: Tom Croat <email@example.com>
- Date: Wed, 30 Apr 1997 14:38:50 -0500
Don: It means lacking chlorophyll, ie its not green and can't
photosynthesize or produce energy for the plant.
> no chlorophyl - not green - therefore, it isn't photosynthesizing and (as it
> were) pulling its weight in the plant economy...though it could be said that a
> flower has other fish to fry
> On Wed, 30 Apr 1997, Don Burns wrote:
> > Since no one else has asked, this non-botanical mind needs to know what
> > means it: achlorophyllous
> > Don
> > Don Burns Plantation, FL USA Zone 10b
Thomas B. Croat, Ph.D.
P.A. Schulz Curator of Botany
Missouri Botanical Garden
P.O. Box 299
St. Louis, MO 63166-0299
phone: 314-577-5163; fax 314-577-9596; email firstname.lastname@example.org
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