Unidirectionality of floral colour changes

@article{Lunau2004UnidirectionalityOF,
  title={Unidirectionality of floral colour changes},
  author={Klaus Lunau},
  journal={Plant Systematics and Evolution},
  year={2004},
  volume={200},
  pages={125-140}
}
Many angiosperms have arranged their flowers in inflorescences forming a distinct signalling unit to flower visitors. In some species, the flowers of inflorescences undergo a temporal colour change corresponding exactly to a change in the reward status. Based on information obtained from the spectral reflection curves of pre-change and postchage colours of flower corollas and/or floral guides, it was possible to demonstrate that the colour phase associated with reward closely corresponds to the… CONTINUE READING

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