Hello! I wonder if anyone knows how to stain for terpenes in leaf sections. I've tried using 50% acetate anhydride with conc. sulphuric acid but didn't get any
decent colours due to the chlorophyll obscuring all colour change.
Thanks in advance.
Ms. M.F. Choong
Dept. of Ecology & Biodiversity
University of Hong Kong
email: h9290188 at hkuxa.hku.hk