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BILLBERGIA ‘Gary McDonald’ Aizlewood G 2004

Mature open funnel-form rosette to 40cms. tall x 10cms. wide. Maroon leaves spotted cream with faint silver cross-banding on foliage obverse. Erect inflorescence has rosy red scape bracts, ribbed green ovaries, pale green sepals tipped violet, green flowers tipped violet, and a green stigma. Named in remembrance of a fellow 20th. R.A.A.F. Engineering Apprentice Intake "Squirrels" 1966. Reg. Doc. 10/2015.
Country of origin: Queensland Australia

Seed Parent: Hallelujah Pollen Parent: alfonsi-joannis