|NEOREGELIA ‘Star Of Brazil’||Elmore, J*||<1980|
- Light green to greenish cream loose rosette w/leaves broad at the base and rounding to an apiculate point - center flattens out and flushes rich glossy reddish purple at blooming.Named by Elmore for a plant from Brazil. Then named as elmoreana by Luther in Selbyana 7(1):90.1982.elmoreana treated as a synonym as magdalenae in Binomials #5 1996. Strictly speaking 'Star of Brazil' is magdalenae!
|Seed Parent: magdalenae|
|Grande 1:2 ill; JBS 33:164ill, TF1980, PineapplePl 96, MB1998|