In message <32D7F0D3.EAD at post3.tele.dk>
Sten Porse <porse at post3.tele.dk> writes:
> Sara Maltby wrote:
> > Does anyone have an explaination for striping in various flowers,
> > i.e. roses, diathus, dalias etc. ? does this have any relationship to
> > variegation in leaves..?
> > Sara Maltby, doscombe at zetnet.co.uk
> Dear Sara!
> The kind of striping you describe is normally caused by various kinds of
> plant viruses. So there is indeed a relationship to "variegation" in
> Sten Porse
Lots of thanks for your reply. Would'nt infection by a virus weaken
of the plant? or at any rate make it suseptible to various diseases..