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.ukSara:
Sometimes the striping or variegation is due to insects...I know that in
the Carnations or dianthus, that the thrips, like greenhouse thrips cause
the red veins on the petals.