Advertisement

Journal of Plant Research

, Volume 114, Issue 1, pp 33–43 | Cite as

Analysis of Petal Anthocyanins to Investigate Flower Coloration of Zhongyuan (Chinese) and Daikon Island (Japanese) Tree Peony Cultivars

  • Liang-Sheng Wang
  • Aya Shiraishi
  • Fumio Hashimoto
  • Noriaki Aoki
  • Keiichi Shimizu
  • Yusuke Sakata

Pn, Pg; Pn, Pg > Cy

; Pn, Cy and Pn, Cy > Pg groups. Each group consequently specified significant features among CIELAB color notation and petal pigmentation, being adequate to characterize tree peony flowers as similar between Zhongyuan and Daikon Island cultivars, thus the cultivars of the two areas are suggested to be related to one another.

Keywords: Anthocyanidin, Color difference, Copigmentation, Flower color, Paeonia hybrida, Tree peony 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© The Botanical Society of Japan 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Liang-Sheng Wang
    • 1
  • Aya Shiraishi
    • 1
  • Fumio Hashimoto
    • 1
  • Noriaki Aoki
    • 2
  • Keiichi Shimizu
    • 1
  • Yusuke Sakata
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University, Korimoto 1–21–24, Kagoshima, 890–0065 JapanJP
  2. 2.Faculty of Life and Environmental Science, Shimane University, Kamihonjomachi 2059, Matsue, 690–1102 JapanJP

Personalised recommendations