picotee

[pik-uh-tee]
noun
a variety of carnation, tulip, etc., having an outer margin of another color.

Origin:
1720–30; < French picoté marked, pricked, past participle of picoter to mark with tiny points, derivative of picot picot; see -ee

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picotee (ˌpɪkəˈtiː)
 
n
a type of carnation having pale petals edged with a darker colour, usually red
 
[C18: from French picoté marked with points, from picot]

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