|NEOREGELIA ‘Quintessence’||Elmore, J. (#1197)||1978|
cv. of concentrica 'Big Blue' X coriacea 'Kent's Best' - (Other cv. = 'Purple Angel') - Very large green flat rosette - rich reddish-purple when in bloom - heavily blotched and spotted w/purple - glossy - about 28-30 leaves - 4" wide leaves w/tips colored solid black to 3/4" and continuing all around the leaf edge - 14" height - 24" diameter - resembles 'Ninja'.
|Seed Parent: 'Big Blue'||Pollen Parent: 'Kent's Best'|