|NEOREGELIA ‘Beefsteak’||Oeser R / Ferris, O.*||1965|
German-bred seed raised in Australia by Olwen Ferris. (Other cvs. = 'Betwixt', 'Blood Stock', 'Happy Thoughts', 'Magna', 'Sunrise' & 'Sunset') - Widely used in Australian Neoregelia hybridization - magnificent symmetrically layered wide leafed rosette w/blunted apiculate tips and noticeable spines - appears orange red throughout w/spotting.
Country of origin: Germany
|Seed Parent: carolinae||Pollen Parent: chlorosticta hybrid|
|BSI-ICBH-1979, JBS 37:69, Butcher1982, Zaghini 24ill|