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VRIESEA ‘Morobe's Intermedia’ Morobe, M.R. 1930s

Bred for decorative foliage - Dutrie said, "A quite robust plant, looks like the hieroglyphica.. floral stem is strong and very upright, carries as many as 12 secondary spikes, rather narrow, 10-12 cm long, semi-upright, with bracts of a brown-red, more or less bright". Originally in Register as 'Intermedia' but name amended to differentiate from the other 'Intermedia'.

Seed Parent: hieroglyphica Pollen Parent: 'Viminalis-Rex'
JBS 24:85ill; 39:31; 45:105, KentCat1979, HerbHill1984