BSI Logo

Bromeliad Cultivar Register

TILLANDSIA (1073)

A. B. C. D. E. F. G. H. I. J. K. L. M. N. O. P. Q. R. S. T. U. V. W. X. Y. Z.

Bromeliad Cultivar Register (12806)

TILLANDSIA ‘Majestic Rose’ Dimmitt M / Koide Hyatt P* 1991

Mature rosette 42 cms diameter x to 48 cms high with inflorescence. Pale green leaves are slightly stiff, recurving, covered with fine trichomes and are 4cms. wide at base , tapering to a point. Foliage turns dark rosy pink during flowering. Erect inflorescence is digitate with up to 6 branches, each 8-13 cms long. Rose pink "paddles" are flat, wider at base and tapering to a point. Floral bracts are nerved, shiny and lepidote at apex with astor-violet petals. Differs from T. Majestic with shorter spikes, lighter colored petals, rose colored paddles instead of the red colour in T. Majestic. Reg. Doc. 4/2015 by P Koide Hyatt.
Country of origin: Arizona USA

Seed Parent: chiapensis Pollen Parent: concolor
Bird Rock Tropicals ID # TX241, Dimmitt Cross # 1991-516-01. From the same seed grex which produced T. Majestic - BRT #TX242A.