|TILLANDSIA ‘Derek’||Koide Hyatt P||1987|
Mature rosette to 20cms. diameter x 20cms. tall. Has darker violet flowers, a shorter inflorescence and less trichomes than T. 'Joel'. T. 'Derek' is cross and larger than the reverse cross T. 'Luke'. Named after Adelaide, South Australian grower Derek Butcher. Cross remake in 1990 by Barry Genn (Queensland) produced progeny nearly identical to T. 'Derek' and so is identified as T. 'Derek'. Reg. Doc. 2/2014.
Country of origin: California USA
|Seed Parent: bulbosa , (Belize large clone)||Pollen Parent: ionantha|
|Bird Rock Tropicals ref: TX422|