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xHOHENMEA (22)

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xHOHENMEA ‘Ninja Star Wars’ Draper R / Honeywood V* 2007

Mature, funnel-form, open rosette to 70cms. high x 36cms. diameter, stubby at base---20cms. across. Grey-green, heavily-scurfed leaves which become quite purple in strong light to full sun. Broad, silver crossbands are more pronounced in the juvenile stage. Erect, woolly pink-stemmed, branched spike to 1 metre tall with powdery rose pink scape bracts, light yellow sepals and creamy white flowers. Grex siblings = 'Ninja Ghost', 'Ninja Princess', 'Ninja Rosco-San', 'Ninja Shinobi', 'Ninja Warrior'. Reg. Doc. 9/2013 by Val Honeywood.
Country of origin: Queensland Australia

Seed Parent: Aechmea 'Samurai' Pollen Parent: Hohenbergia leopoldo-horstii