Do you like the Odd? Do you like the Weird?

love_the_yard(z9A Jax FL)April 10, 2011

The norm:

The deform:

(Yes, yes, I know they are red. More mislabeled bulbs. Story of my life. They will get legs.)


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brigarif Khan

It has four petals, four stamens and two pronged stigma.
It is interesting. I have never seen it before.
Would the seeds carry the mutation?

    Bookmark   April 11, 2011 at 12:57AM
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dancacti(Melbourne, Aust zn10)

is it just that one flower that is deformed, or is it all the flowers on the same bulb? Would be a cool mutation if all the flowers were the same. Maybe opening the door for a new variety of hipp!

    Bookmark   April 11, 2011 at 1:21AM
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Carol, I do think it's just an anomaly..just as conjoined twins are..

Here is my weird flower..but the color was great! And I just noticed for the first time..the stigma has two lobes just like yours..!


Strawberry Blend..

    Bookmark   April 11, 2011 at 8:41AM
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