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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (17186) 2023-06-26

AECHMEA ‘Smooth Operator’ Herndon, Alan circa 2015

Mature, funnel-form rosette to approx. 40cm. diameter x 50cm. high in spike. Lime-green leaves heavily cross-banded silver, moreso underneath, with completely smooth, spineless margins. Erect, 22-28 spiked inflorescence with vermillion red floral bracts, burnished yellow / red ovaries and yellow / creamy white flowers. Seed-grown sport. Chantinii Group. Reg. Doc. 5/2022 by Alan Herndon.
Country of origin: Florida USA

Seed Parent: chantinii (selected seedling) Pollen Parent: chantinii (selected seedling)