cv. of unknown parentage - Flora Neotropica 1273 said, "Branched - spikes dense - floral bracts red". - Plaza Nursery said, "Beautiful plant forming a many leaved rosette w/glossy green leaves - Inflorescence is erect to 2' w/scarlet red bracts and yellow flowers". Jungle Gardens said, "Many leaved large rosette - branched dense spike - red floral bracts - a very handsome plant".
|JBS 4:38; 22:59; 31:32ill, Bromeliaceen 272,f280 1962, Plaza1971, JG1973, FL1978|