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Maurer Rose

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$n=4, d=120$$n=6, d=72$

A Maurer rose is a plot of a ``walk'' along an $n$- (or $2n$-) leafed Rose in steps of a fixed number $d$ degrees, including all cosets.

See also Starr Rose


Maurer, P. ``A Rose is a Rose...'' Amer. Math. Monthly 94, 631-645, 1987.

Wagon, S. Mathematica in Action. New York: W. H. Freeman, pp. 96-102, 1991.

© 1996-9 Eric W. Weisstein