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VRIESEA ‘Fire Comet’ Maloy, Andrew 2005

Mature, open rosette to 50cm. diameter. In bright light, broad, mid-green leaves with white/green-streaked longitudinal lines and narrow darker green cross-bands. Solid, russet brown to sepia cherry red median stripes, patches and leaf tips. The breeder released a selection of best-marked grex seedlings in 2008, hence some variations. Reg. Doc. 4/2019 by Geoff Lawn.
Country of origin: New Zealand

Seed Parent: philippo-coburgii Pollen Parent: gigantea var. seideliana