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- Nakayama, Masayoshi; Iwashina, Tsukasa
- Journal of plant research 2017 v.130 no.2 pp. 301-310
- Trochodendron aralioides, etc ; Aucuba japonica; Camellia japonica; Camellia sasanqua; Cleyera japonica; Ligustrum japonicum; Osmanthus; birds; color; fluorescence; fruits; leaves; pollination; solar radiation; tissues; trees; ultraviolet radiation; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... We discovered that some tree species have leaves whose adaxial sides show bright green–blue fluorescence upon exposure to ultraviolet irradiation. In total, 141 native Japanese species belonging to 47 families were analyzed, and the brightness of the leaf fluorescence, represented by the L* values (Lab color space) of the pictures, was evaluated. The species possessing the brightest fluorescent le ...