|AECHMEA ‘Tritone’||? / Lawn G*||?|
Mature, semi-bulbous-based rosette to 80cm. diameter x 60cm. high. In strong light, a pink-flushed or red-suffused, striated form of Ae.bracteata, variable with it's stripes and in the tropics can develop dark red blotches. Erect or arching, red -stemmed, red-bracted, branched spike (to 1 metre long) of sprays of green berries which turn black once ripe. This cultivar has been in cultivation for many years--origin unrecorded. See also Ae. 'Cannibal'. Reg. Doc. 9/2002 by G. Lawn .
|Seed Parent: bracteata|