Basic Science Experiment

Requirements: Jars, white flowers (chrysanthemums, gerberas or carnations) and various food dye.


  1. Fill up jars with water and food dye.
  2. Sit the flowers in the water.
  3. They will start to change colour after about an hour but best results occur over night.
  4. Don’t forget to discuss what is happening and why!

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