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Images in Ultraviolet (UV) Light


Flowers & Leaves Page 10

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Only the outer petal show UV reflectance



Ref: greater dodder flowers on common (stinging) nettle in uv.jpg


Dodder is an uncommon parasitic plant typically found on nettles growing in damp ground. This sample was loaned to us from a private site for this investigation.



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Detail of a Greater Dodder flower along with some nettle flowers.



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Again the backs of the flowers are brighter in UV than the front.



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