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Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) in plants

Michael L Roginsky d_micro at ix.netcom.com
Wed May 1 16:07:16 EST 1996


In <DqDzu3.Eyy at tigger.jvnc.net> Stafford Crossman
<scrossm at gecko.uvi.edu> writes: 
>
>What is the role of Vitamin C or Ascorbic acid in plant growth and
other 
>related functions?
>
Looking from the other side, Rosa Rugosa pods have a very high content
of ascorbic acid, called "natural" by some humanists. I just puzzle
about the "unatural" ascorbic acid. Is there a supernatural compound?

Cheers........Micro, alive and not a microbe!




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