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White carnations show a dramatic difference in color when placed in dyed water. A fresh carnation, food dye, a container, warm water and a knife or scissors are needed to conduct an experiment proving this point. More »

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Black absorbs the most light. The color of an object is determined by the wavelengths of visible light it reflects. Black objects do not reflect light, absorbing all wavelengths. More »

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Chlorophyll is a chemical in plants, that absorbs the red light and most of the blue light that comes from sunlight. Sunlight is composed of the full spectrum of light wavelengths. More »

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When identifying houseplants visually, it is important to note the color and shape of the plant along with the texture. The leaves are also a way to identify the plant, according to Street Directory. More »

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You can identify bromeliads by the color, structure and shape of their leaves, flowers and inflorescence. These characteristics sort bromeliads into the following 12 popular genus types: Dyckia, Hechtia, Cryptanthus, Puy... More »

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To care for Chinese evergreen, provide ample shade, water as needed, fertilize once or twice per year, prune it when it grows too large, remove dust, and keep an eye out for pests. Chinese evergreen plants are easy to ca... More »

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In order to survive, cyclamen plants need to be in the proper temperature and they require correct amounts of light, water, fertilizer and room to grow. Most cyclamens survive best indoors because of their growing requir... More »

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