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More than the (human) eye can see: the regulation of floral UV absorbance

Beverley Glover Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EA, UK. bjg26@cam.ac.uk Flowers come in many different colours, and those colours can be arranged in a wide variety of patterns. Colour itself arises from a combination of differential … Continue reading

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The mechanics of symmetry

by Beverley Glover Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EA, UK. bjg26@cam.ac.uk Flowers come in many different shapes and sizes, but their symmetry is usually described in a binary fashion. Some flowers are bilaterally symmetrical, also known … Continue reading

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