Manipulation of Anthocyanin Production in Saponaria Officinalis Using Sun Screen

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Harleen Athwal , University of Indianapolis
The manipulation of floral color using sunscreen provides crucial information. Plant fitness can be enhanced by controlling the production of anthocyanins. After applying susncreen to the petals, the physical and chemical change in the production of anthocyanins proved this method to be effective.