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BILLBERGIA ‘Margarita’ Beadle* <1980

cv. of morelii - Thin arching few leafed tube to 14" - Leaves are long tapered to point and the plant is uniformly glossy green - inflorescence is striking - pendent to beneath the plant in inverted pyramid form w/red horizontally extended bracts and horizontal blooms w/scurfed white ovary and red sepals w/purple tipped petals - this form has now been recollected in Brazil.

Seed Parent: morelii
Bill Paylen - JBS 44:28, 216