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xVRIESLANDSIA ‘Professeur Bouillenne’ Chevalier 1922

- Dutrie said, "The offspring resembled the male parent but was more vigorous". The plant was described in the "Bulletin de la Societe Nationale d'Horticulture de France" on p216 in July 1931.Note that wrong parent is quoted in JBS33:75 and International Checklist1979. Hybrid done in 1922 not 1921

Seed Parent: Vriesea 'Souvenir De Joseph Mawet' Pollen Parent: Tillandsia caespitosa (now complanata)
JBS 1:23; 33:75; 39:64, ChevalierCat1942p84