|VRIESEA ‘Dark Knight’||Maloy A||circa 1995|
Mature open rosette up to 1 metre diameter. Broad, bronze green leaves with strong black cross-banding. In strong light the foliage flushes dusky red or brownish maroon, moreso on the reverse. Erect simple spike of yellow "paddles" and yellow flowers. At least 3 remakes of the cross by the breeder have produced uniform progeny. Glyph Group. Reg. Doc. 5/2015 by G. Lawn.
Country of origin: New Zealand
|Seed Parent: hieroglyphica||Pollen Parent: fosteriana "rubra"|