Cordyline is the leader of a group of bandits and the mother of Lan. Although initially intending to kidnap Dagmeyr and Ceres, she along with Lan end-up joining Dagmeyr in his bid to invade the Holy Land and she also became his lover. She was last seen commanding the captured Havonian Meteor Fall fortress. She was eventually defeated by Kenshi and his allies. Her fate after the fortress destruction is unknown, presumely dead.