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What has caused my oxeye daisies to mutate?

This is a known phenotype, including among asters (see also here), known as "doubling" or "double flowering". In the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana, it is well described as a ...
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What has caused my oxeye daisies to mutate?

Keep in mind that not all unusual forms come from mutations. In addition to the previous answer that MadaboutMonarchs suggested, it may be just a developmental glitch, maybe due to insect damage or ...
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What has caused my oxeye daisies to mutate?

It's likely not a mutation, but rather a change in gene expression. Other asterids (like Chrysanthemums) like your daisies, have two different types of florets, rays and discs. The rays are the white ...
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