what is the function of leucoplasts, chromoplasts and chloroplasts ? please quick i hav an exam tomorrow sa- 2............................

Leucoplast: Colorless pigments, they store starch, protein and lipids.
Chromoplast: Chromoplasts are colored plastids, containing colored pigments like carotene (orange), xanthophylls (yellow) etc which are responsible for colors in different parts of the plant like fruits, flowers, buds, etc. 
Chloroplast: chloroplasts are present in plant cells and contain chlorophyll which help the plant in making its own food through photosynthesis.


 

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