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Table 1 Color parameters (lightness, chroma, and hue angle) of litchi fruit at different development and ripening stages

From: Energy status of ripening and postharvest senescent fruit of litchi (Litchi chinensis Sonn.)

Color parameters Days after flowering (DAF)
  50 60 70 80 90
Lightness 45.60 ± 1.36 47.93 ± 1.39 51.99 ± 2.77 43.14 ± 2.23 36.48 ± 2.72
Chroma 32.87 ± 1.09 38.34 ± 0.95 36.03 ± 1.15 34.63 ± 0.94 28.21 ± 1.52
Hue angle 115.19 ± 0.79 109.74 ± 1.37 75.94 ± 6.60 36.67 ± 2.91 34.62 ± 5.50
  1. Data are the mean ± standard deviation (n = 15–20).