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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (5860)

NEOREGELIA ‘Moby Dick’ ? / Catlan, J.* circa 1990 ?

Huge mature, open rosette up to 1-1/2 to 2 metres diameter by 1 metre high. Variable according to culture and climate. Can appear as russett red / brick red foliage with extensive lime green small / large spotting, moreso towards the centre, in strong light. Leaves are stiffer, comparatively narrower and more upright than N. 'Captain Ahab'. Grex siblings = N. 'Captain Ahab', 'Starbuck'. Original registration 2002 by Derek Butcher.This entry amended 5/2015 by Geoff Lawn.
Country of origin: Australia ?

Seed Parent: correia-araujoi ? Pollen Parent: ?