purple and yellow

purple and yellow

traditional colors seen in churches during Easter season. [Christian Color Symbolism: Jobes, 487]
See: Easter
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ORANGE These resulted from a cross between purple and yellow coneflowers.
The well-known water hyacinths float like balloons along the surface of a pond or fountain and then surprise us with their showy spikes of big blue, purple and yellow flowers.
Alternating laser light of two different wavelengths on the protein molecule can switch it back and forth between its purple and yellow forms.
Aaron Lewis and his colleagues at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem impregnated a plastic film with equal concentrations of the purple and yellow forms of bacteriorhodopsin.