Why are Plants Green ?

Chlorophyll

Plants are green because their cells contain chloroplasts which have the pigment chlorophyll which absorbs deep-blue and red light, so that the rest of the sunlight spectrum is being reflected, causing the plant to look green.

Lush Green

Why are Plants Green

Chlorophyll

Why are Plants Green - Chlorophyll

Reflectance Spectrum    Plant Cell

Chemistry of the Colours of Autumn Leaves

Healthy Leaf - Sick Leaf - Dead Leaf

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