|NEOREGELIA ‘Van Durme’||DeCoster, P.*||ca1980|
This has been sold by Rainforest Flora, CA, since the 1980's. It originated in Belgium as a Sport of 'Perfecta Tricolor' in the collection of Van Durme. It was produced on a large scale by Paul DeCoster. Some plants went to F. Gruber in Colombia and were released in the USA as 'Van Dourme' and 'Gloria'. Some went to DeLeon of Florida and were released as 'Inferno'. some went to Rainforest Flora, CA, and were released as 'Van Durme'. All plants with these names are therefore closely related.