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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (17027)

BILLBERGIA ‘Purple Rain’ Beasley, Stuart 2010

Mature upright rosette to 35cm high, flaring at the top. Very dark maroon / black leaves, heavily mottled / spotted lilac / pink in strong light. Some silver cross-banding on lower leaf portions. Upright branched inflorescence has cherry red scape bracts, lime green ovaries with cream sepals tinted dark mauve and recoiled green petals. Reg. Doc. 12/2021 by Jan Evans.
Country of origin: Queensland Australia

Seed Parent: Grand Finale Pollen Parent: Firebird