Dantes Vermillion, born Dantes Flowers, is the Head of House Vermillion and the Lord of Dante's Peak. He also served formerly as a maester of the Citadel, and later landed knight to House Tyrell at Highgarden. Dantes was born the highborn bastard of the late Lord Luthor Tyrell, the half-brother of Lord Mace Tyrell, and uncle to Willas Tyrell, Garlan Tyrell, Loras Tyrell, and Margaery Tyrell. He is also the adopted son of Lady Olenna Redwyne, and an alleged descendant of Shiera Seastar — one of the Great Bastards of Aegon IV Targaryen. Lord Dantes is considered to be one of the most renowned swordsmen in the Seven Kingdoms, and one of the greatest military commanders that Westeros has to offer in modern times. He is most famous for his tactical genius and skill at arms.