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TB: chimera


 
 
Hi
 
Here's the best chimera I have ever seen. On this one half the bloom is the normal blue-white and the other is pure blue. One other bloom on the same stem has half of one fall and std blue.
 
Song of Norway is basically a blue with one or more copies of a dominant white gene which supresses the full expression of the blue. However very rarely, in part of a bloom or stem this gene fails to work allowing the underlying colour to be seen. This is called a chimera.
 
Colleen Modra
Adelaide Hills AUST
zone 8/9
 


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