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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (6625)

NEOREGELIA ‘Carrone's Red Bird’ Carrone 1973

cv. of 'Black Knight' X ampullacea 'Midget' - Carrone says, "A small upright slightly stoloniferous plant of 7-8" tall and 5" wide - pine cone shape in deep burgundy wine to maroon - a clustering easy to grow hybrid w/showy lavender to bluepurple flowers". Originally in Register as 'Red Bird' but name amended to differentiate from the other two 'Red Bird'.

Seed Parent: 'Black Knight' Pollen Parent: ampullacea 'Midget'
Registration Documents 1978, BSI-ICBH-1979, Zaghini 16ill, TF1981