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BILLBERGIA ‘Estrella’ Beadle, Don (#155) 1979

(See 'Gerda') - Beadle said, "Large horrida form to 6 dm tall - knuckled strap shaped leaves w/broad apiculate tips - color is greenish red above and red to red-brown below w/heavy banding and white-silver spotting throughout - bloom favors the horrida parent - another cultivar also larger and primarily red".
Country of origin: USA

Seed Parent: amoena v. viridis Pollen Parent: horrida v. tigrina
Registration Documents 1987, PineapplePl 96