|NEOREGELIA ‘Sarimanok’||Skotak, Chester / Marcellus Formoso*||circa 2001|
Mature, open rosette to 40cm. diameter x 38cm. high. .Broad, mid-green, multi-layered leaves (6.5cm. wide) with central orange/ red variegation in medio-picta pattern. Splashes of dark red cross-banding on the foliage obverse but the leaf reverses have prominent reddish black cross-banding on green pigment. The colour / markings resemble a rooster cock with multi-coloured feathers named Sarimanok,, a legendary bird of the Maranao people in the Philippines. Tricolor Group. Reg. Doc. 4/2019 by Marcus Broms.
Country of origin: Costa Rica
|Seed Parent: carolinae red variegated x Hannibal Lecter||Pollen Parent: Norman Bates|