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Bromeliad Cultivar Register

ALCANTAREA (50)

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ALCANTAREA ‘Tarawera’ Fell, D., Endt, D.* 1997

Some 20 seedlings were sent from Hawaii to New Zealand circa 1998. There were were red leaved and green leaved forms, flowering to 2.5 metres high, petals maroon on the outside, yellow inside. Seems to have more links to vinicolor than imperialis. Reg. Doc. 3/2007
Country of origin: Hawaii USA

Seed Parent: imperialis Pollen Parent: vinicolor