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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (12869)

NEOREGELIA ‘Captain Ahab’ ? / Catlan, J.* circa 1990 ?

Large mature rosette to over 1 to 1-1/2metres diameter. Variable according to culture and climate. Can appear as a bronze green plant heavily marbled red or with relatively plain leaf portions, in strong light. The outer foliage can appear redder than the inner leaf blade portions. Leaves are more pliant,, arching and wider compared to N. 'Moby Dick'. Grex siblings = N. 'Starbuck', 'Moby Dick'. Reg. Doc. 5/2015 by Geoff Lawn.
Country of origin: Australia ?

Seed Parent: correia-araujoi ? Pollen Parent: ?