|TILLANDSIA ‘Magnificent Fire’||Correale S||circa 1989|
Mature open rosette to 65 cm diameter x 16 cm high. Arching, ridge-edged, scurfed leaves, 30 cm long x 2.5 cm wide, taper to a point and are rose pink at the top of the plant, merging to grey-green at the bottom. The erect inflorescence is 30 cm tall with a rose stem, 9- 13 salmon pink side-branch paddles with yellow-green tips, each to 8 cm long and with mauve flowers. Grex sibling = T. 'Pete'. Reg. Doc. 9/2016 by Sue Styer. Note: 7/2017: parentage reversed on breeder's advice.
Country of origin: Florida USA
|Seed Parent: Fire Orange||Pollen Parent: Magnificent|