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AECHMEA ‘Black Marble’ Frase 1959

cv. of orlandiana X 'Bert' X fosteriana - (Other cvs. = 'Pickaniny' & 'Shadow') - Selected from the grex by Bill Frase for its larger size and distinctive black and green coloration and contrast - maintained vegetatively as a cultivar by Frase until the present time. Orlandiana Group

Seed Parent: orlandiana-'Bert'-fosteriana
JBS 34:170; 39:215, TF1978