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Name: Laura H.
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Age: 30s
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Date: 9/15/2003


Question:
Why do night blooming plants have less colorful flowers than day blooming plants?


Replies:
Night blooming flowers are usually pollinated by moths while day blooming flowers are pollinated by a variety of pollinators, especially bees that are attracted by certain colors. For more info, try searching www.google.com for pollination terms.

Anthony Brach, Ph.D



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