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BILLBERGIA ‘Hummel's Fantasia’ Hummel? (Beadle, D.*) <1970

cv. of unknown parentage - Apparently one of the many unidentified early Hummel hybrids - small (to 9 inches = 23cm) prolific short stoloned lettuce green upright few-leaved rosette with large contrasting mottled / spotted areas in clear creamy white. No other coloration happens in higher light conditions. Best in hanging baskets in clumps. Upright solid red-scaped minimal inflorescence with a few purple flowers. No direct link with Foster's Billbergia 'Fantasia' . Reg. Doc. 1998.
Country of origin: California USA

Beadle 1998, CargoRpt#7-5