Date: Thu, 28 Jan 1999 10:02:52 From: SCHLAUER@chemie.uni-wuerzburg.de To: firstname.lastname@example.org Message-Id: <aabcdefg248$foo@default> Subject: RE: Ibicella lutea
> When I'm working in my greenhouse and I'm touching a carnivorous plant
> with enzymes (like Drosera and Pinguicula) than there appears (afer half
> an hour) red spots on my skin. I know for sure that the red spots are
> from the enzymes of my plants.
How do you know that? Red spots on skin can be caused by a wide
variety of substances, most of which are quite far away from being
> The "strange" thing is that, when I touch
> an Ibicella, there also appears red spots on my skin... Aren't that
> "digesting" enzymes?
Not necessarily. Do you have plants that do not cause these spots (as
a negative control)? How about _Roridula_?
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b30 : Tue Jan 02 2001 - 17:31:54 PST