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Bromeliad Cultivar Register

QUESNELIA (6)

Bromeliad Cultivar Register (12710)

QUESNELIA ‘Black Knight’ ? / Ridley J* <2005

Mature, stocky, vase-shaped rosette to 35cms. diameter x 50cms. high, flaring at the top. Glossy, sepia red / black leaves with black spines. Erect cylindric, branched inflorescence of ruby red bracts and pale mauve petals tipped white. Darker-leaved species form of Q. edmundoi var. rubrobracteata, imported by Olive Branch Nursery, Brisbane , from Michael's Bromeliads, Florida, circa 2008. Exact origin unrecorded. Reg. Doc. 2/2015 by G. Lawn.
Country of origin: ?