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NEOREGELIA ‘Caribbean Sunset’ Elmore, J. (#1005-8-10-11) <1983

cv. of cruenta 'Sun King' X 'Catherine Wilson' - (Other cvs. = 'Calypso', 'Coral Reef', 'Curacao', 'Planters Punch', 'Port O' Call', 'Montego Bay' & 'Sandy Cay') - Elmore said, "Upright vase shape w/stolons". Tropiflora said of 'Calypso', "An attractive large wide spreading to 3 ft. rosette - apple green leaves reddish at the base and tips". 'Port O' Call' is an upright medium to medium large rosette in reddish tones w/green spots on the underleaf and tiny red spines - hot red leaf tips.

Seed Parent: 'Sun King' Pollen Parent: 'Catherine Wilson'
ElmoreList1983; JBS 33:82; 208ill (Port O' Call), PineapplePl 96, CargoRpt#5-1; #7-4, MB1998