- a variety of carnation, tulip, etc., having an outer margin of another color.
Origin of picotee
Examples from the Web for picotee
Historical Examples of picotee
Prince Picotee kicked the headless captain about the floor thoughtfully.The Other Side of the Sun
She came then and stood by Picotee, and looked musingly out of the window.
Picotee was heard on the stairs: Ethelberta covered her face.
It was agreed that for the present, at any rate, Picotee should remain.
Picotee came into the room, but Ethelberta took no notice whatever of her.
- a type of carnation having pale petals edged with a darker colour, usually red
- like a picotee; with darker edges