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xNEOTANTHUS (50)

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xNEOTANTHUS ‘Firefoam’ Hummel E <1973

Cultivar of unknown parentage - Very upright rosette to 30cms diameter in green with lighter green regular banding - pink tipped heavy stiff grooved leaves with reddish colour underleaf - will make a trunk before naturally blooming. Central leaves flush candy pink at flowering.
Country of origin: California USA

Seed Parent: Neoregelia ? Pollen Parent: Cryptanthus ?
SUP-ICBH-1985, JBS33:74, FL1978, DeLeonCat1981, MB1998, PltShopCat1980, Shelldance1988