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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (12586)

BILLBERGIA ‘Greg Smith’ Aizlewood G 2004

Mature tubular rosette to 45cms high x 20cms wide, flaring at the apex. Cardinal red / maroon leaves heavily spotted cream . Erect inflorescence with carmine pink scape bracts, nile green ovaries,cream and pink bi-coloured sepals tipped blue, spring green recurved petals tipped blue and lime green extended stigma. Named in remembrance of the breeder's fellow member of the 20th RAAF Engineering Apprentice Intake (The Squirrels) in 1966. Grex sibling = B. 'Ken Lee'. Reg. Doc. 11/2014
Country of origin: Queensland Australia

Seed Parent: Hallelujah Pollen Parent: alfonsi-joannis