The head of the 1ft 6in high Pollia condensata plant that ranges from Ethiopia to Angola and Mozambique, which scientists today revealed as the most colourful plant ever seen. Pollia condensata's vivid sparkle comes from the interaction of light with its skin, which contains layers of microscopic cellulose fibers. The effect is a metallic blue brighter than any yet described in a biological material.

The breathtaking African rainforest fruit that is the 'most colourful known to science'

odditiesoflife: “ The Most Intense Color of Any Living Thing on Earth Also known as the marble berry, Pollia condensata is a wild plant that grows in the forests of several African countries. The.

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