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BILLBERGIA ‘Esplendido’ Beadle, Don (#424) 1980

Beadle said, "Small to medium 10-12" upright loose lax rosette - discolored purple and green in low light becoming rose-pink to red w/curly pointed leaves in good light- nice inflorescence in best combination of the parents - full w/distachia like pendent form - many full red bracts and purple blooms".
Country of origin: USA

Seed Parent: distachia v. maculata Pollen Parent: euphemiae v. purpurea
Registration Documents 1987, JBS 44:215