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Bizarres had to be white ground Carnations , each petal being striped with two colours. The stripes had to be clear and well defined, broad at the petal edge gradually narrowing till they sank into the heart of the flower.
Popular varieties were:
"Armourer," "Black Diamond," "Remus"
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|