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How & Why Do Leaves Change Color?

In case you're planning to do some leaf peeping this weekend, here's a look at how and why the leaves turned all those vibrant colors.

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  • Why Leaves Change Color
    Why Leaves Change Color by Lydia Lukidis In the article, “Why Leaves Change Color,” you learned that the decrease of sunlight in the fall leads to the beautiful red, orange, yellow, purple, and brown colors we see on the trees all around us. On the lines below, describe what you like about autumn where you live.
    11/24/2021 - 7:25 pm | View Website
  • Why Do Fall Leaves Change Colors? #PlayfulPreschool • The ...
    Why Do Leaves Change Colors? Leaves need sunlight, air, water, and chlorophyll to make food (sugar) for the tree. Chlorophyll is the green dominant pigment in leaves during the spring/summer. The green pigment hides the other colors in the leaf. Leaves get less light each day in the fall and stop making food to prepare for the winter.
    11/24/2021 - 7:58 am | View Website
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  • Why Leaves Change Color
    The mixture of red, purple, orange and yellow is the result of chemical processes that take place in the tree as the seasons change from summer to winter. During the spring and summer the leaves have served as factories where most of the foods necessary for the tree's growth are manufactured.
    11/24/2021 - 12:13 am | View Website
  • Why do leaves change color in the fall season? | Ask A ...
    The color change usually happens before the leaves fall off of the tree. Why might that be? It takes a lot of energy to make chlorophyll. If the plants break down the chlorophyll and move it out of their leaves before the leaves fall, plants save energy.
    11/23/2021 - 11:08 pm | View Website
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