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CRYPTANTHUS ‘Soothsayer’ Koning, Jack 2014

Mature, largish, open rosette to 45cm. diameter x 10cm. high. About 12, broad, reddish tan, pointed leaves, each 21cm. long x 4.5cm. wide with medium undulation. The central blade portions have wide, pastel maroon, longitudinal stripes, medium tan leaf margins with bright pink edges and fine, dense pink spines. Spaced, tide-like, scurfed silver cross-banding. Central nest of non-perfumed flowers have white, narrow petals. Grex sibling = C. 'Macquarie Sunset'. Reg. Doc. 6/2018 by Tamera Ison
Country of origin: N.S.W. Australia

Seed Parent: Fleck Pollen Parent: Black Mystic