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Bromeliad Cultivar Register

VRIESEA (1882)

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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (15583)

VRIESEA ‘Black Widow’ Arden, John / Nigel Thomson* circa 2006

Mature, open rosette to 50cm. diameter x 25cm. high. Arching, glossy, broad, blackish purple leaves. Erect , red-stemmed, multi-branched spike to 50cm. tall with outcurving, ovoid, golden yellow bracts and yellow flowers. Imported from the breeder into Australia circa 2008 by Sunshine Coast nurseryman Nigel Thomson under parentage as an advanced, 2-years-old unnamed seedling. Reg. Doc. 7/2019 by Geoff Lawn.
Country of origin: California USA

Seed Parent: Eva ? Pollen Parent: Sunspot ?