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BILLBERGIA (979)

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BILLBERGIA ‘Georgia’ ? / D Beadle* 1985

Mature, vase-shaped rosette to 20cm. diameter x 20cm.high. In strong light, dusky pink leaves with pale silver cross-banding (reverse) and stabilized central creamy yellow variegation tinged pink (obverse). Arching, scurfed, mid-pink-bracted inflorescence with veined, mauve flowers. Named 'Georgia' to honour Georgia Waggoner, the discoverer and collector. Reg. Doc. 1994
Country of origin: Brazil

Seed Parent: euphemiae var. euphemiae
Baensch 90,91ill, JBS 44:215