cv. of latifolia var. latifolia - (Lima, Peru area - large to 60 cm. diameter) - Tropiflora said, "An unusual and hardy plant native to the coastal deserts of Peru where it grows on pure sand - This species is often rearranged by the thousands on hillsides to spell out messages in the sand - hence the cultivar name - very thick and stiff broad leaves - produces an offset on the inflorescence".
|Seed Parent: latifolia|
|Tillandsia,p70; BirdRock1995, CargoRpt#7-1|