|TILLANDSIA ‘Matecumbe’||Coreale, Steve / Dennis Cathcart*||circa 1985|
Mature open rosette to 35cm. diameter. Arching, scurfed, silvery grey-green leaves. Erect or angled, branched spike to 30 cm long with 2.5 cm wide ovoid-shaped paddles of pinkish red / yellow floral bracts and tubular purple flowers. "Matecumbe" refers to the island of Upper Matecumbe in the Florida Keys. Fasciculata Group. Reverse cross of T 'Silver Sword'. Reg. Doc. 5/2019 by Stephen Buuck.
Country of origin: Florida USA
|Seed Parent: fasciculata||Pollen Parent: concolor|