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Albino Plants ???

Diana Wolf dewolf at bio.indiana.edu
Wed Jul 1 15:25:39 EST 1998

It's probably albino - I've seen seedlings (of other species) without
chloroplasts, though they don't usually live very long

In article <6ndv6f$dp8$1 at cadmium.aware.nl>, ronald.brussen at tip.nl wrote:

> I live near to a forrest in Holland.
> There I found under a Beech tree some young plants with the same shaped leafs 
> as the Beech. 
> Only one has white leafs and a red-brown stem, where the others have green 
> leafs and stem.
> Is this a plant with a disease or a albino plant ?
> With kind regards
> ronald.brussen at tip.nl

Diana Wolf
Biology Department
Indiana University

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