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Unformatted text preview: Color depends on # and type of plastids Flavor depends on the contents of the storage vacuoles SENSORY ATRIBUTES Fat soluble green pigment with Magnesium atom bound to center During heating Mg +2 gets replaced by H + ions and turns olive color If Mg +2 replaced w/ copper ion (Cu +2 ) then it turns bright green Chlorophyll # Green...
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- Spring '10