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Autumn colours

Date Issued: 30 September 2011

 

TOPICAL TOPIC - Autumn colours: Autumn leaf colours show a wide range of colours from yellows, oranges, reds, crimsons and purples; these colour changes mark autumn or fall in temperate climates. The colour changes result from the decomposition of chlorophyll, the substance which usually makes leaves look green. Vital in photosynthesis, chlorophyll is … To learn more, visit The Woodshed.